Weekly Photo Challenge: LAYERED

This week’s photo challenge: “This week, share with us a layered image of your own. The topic is wide open, as long as you focus on the interplay of depth, density, and texture.” * My daughter isn’t really playing a soccer game on the side of a hill, I promise! The shot just looks that […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: WAITING

This week’s photo challenge: “[S]ome of my favorite images are quiet and still; they focus on the moment before the action and capture the anticipation, or the rumination, or the calm before the storm… …[S]how us what waiting looks like to you.” * In the below image (taken yesterday morning!) my kids have just climbed into the car. They’re […]

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Song of the Summer

I suppose I should clarify (for anybody who clicked on this thinking they might find something that is NOT geeky) that what I meant by the title of this post is that this is the song of MY summer…mine and my kids’. And I’ll clarify further that you have to pair the song with the […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: UNUSUAL

This week’s photo challenge: “[P]lease post a photo that is unusual in some way for you, whether it be through technique, by subject, or in some other unique way. This theme is wide open to interpretation because only you know what is unusual to you.” * I love dragonflies. I love the way they swoop […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: FRIEND

This week’s WordPress Daily Post photo challenge: “[S]hare an image of a friend.” * It’s a good friend who will (uncomplainingly) stop climbing trees to tie your (very waxy and hard-to-tie) shoelaces for you, just to be nice and spare you frustration. 🙂 When he’s not giving her unsolicited Minecraft advice (because she CAN DO […]

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Tuesdays of Texture: May 9, 2017

I love the delicate new leaves of springtime – looking at them, photographing them. (And the contrast here between the mature branch and the new growth seemed like a good contribution to Tuesdays of Texture, too!) My son asked me to take this shot particularly because he noticed that this little baby branch with its […]

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