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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Weekly Photo Challenge: STRUCTURE

This week’s photo challenge: “[T]ake a moment to notice the structure of everyday things around you. Note the lines, freckles, and tiny hairs on your arm, and imagine the biological blueprint that created them. See the bricks of a building, and realize that they were individually placed there by another person. Then, share with us […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: OOH, SHINY!

This week’s photo challenge: “[W]hat is guaranteed to distract you? What is your ‘Ooh, shiny!’?” * Honestly, my guaranteed “ooh, shiny!” is dragonflies…and to a (slightly) lesser extent, butterflies. But, as Andrea (WordPress’s challenge author this week) talked about butterflies already in the challenge description (and I just recently talked about dragonflies myself!), I decided […]

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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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