APPRECIATION -Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #78 – Special Spot Shots

  This week, Ann-Christine invited us to share “Special Spot Shots” for this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #78 We took a yin yoga class (long stretches) on New Year’s Day and near the end of class, the instructor (Leo) had some words of wisdom about appreciating what we have. Something like this: Let’s appreciate each … More APPRECIATION -Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #78 – Special Spot Shots

What to Wear Wednesday #7: TATTOOS (and Activated Charcoal)

FOR Day 31 of 31 for the countdown to 2020 – I have a What to Wear post featuring tattoos. The first few tattoos are from 2017: __    The next tattoo is from 2018:   The last set of tattoos are from 2019: Have you ever heard about using Activated Charcoal while getting tattoos? … More What to Wear Wednesday #7: TATTOOS (and Activated Charcoal)

TOP PHOTOS OF 2019 (WOODSTOCK Part 1, GERBERA DAISY, CAKE, FRIENDS, DOGGY

  Patti invites bloggers to share some favorite photos of 2019 for Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #77 Patti shared words to connect to her photos and so I borrowed the idea: ~ THE THEME FOR THIS POST IS PAUSE, LOOK, AND SEE – BECAUSE THAT IS WHAT 2019 WAS TO ME.  __     __  _ Happy New year Everyone…. CARE TO … More TOP PHOTOS OF 2019 (WOODSTOCK Part 1, GERBERA DAISY, CAKE, FRIENDS, DOGGY

STREET SHOTS HOLIDAY EDITION (2020 Countdown Day 23)

Hello Readers – For day 23 of the Countdown to 2020, I have some holiday street shots.   __   __       _____________________________________________________________ Thanks for dropping by. Any thoughts on the street shots?   Have one you extra like or dislike? Top ones for me – #1 (little girl with cards) #4 – Bringing home the reindeer, and #7 … More STREET SHOTS HOLIDAY EDITION (2020 Countdown Day 23)

BOOK: Towards the Light and The Mad Quest by Trent P. McDonald (and Peanuts Comics)

Hello Readers, I wanted to share my top three takeaways from Trent McDonald’s book, Towards the Light and The Mad Quest: Two Novellas – on sale here at Amazon  Last April, I featured Trent’s book cover – here –   because the artwork reminded me of a painting by Forthemo: Well today it is time to briefly … More BOOK: Towards the Light and The Mad Quest by Trent P. McDonald (and Peanuts Comics)

Photos from Daily Walks Part 3 (2020 Countdown 20 & 21)

FOR Days 20 and 21 of the Countdown to 2020 – more photos from “Walking out 2020” (Part 1  and Part 2).   Today’s photos also connect to a few thoughts this week.  Photo 1: Winter Solistice Photo 6: Condom Circle Photo 7: Birdbath and Think of Others More Photo 8: HOY –  “Heavy on You”     __ … More Photos from Daily Walks Part 3 (2020 Countdown 20 & 21)

Photos from Daily Walks Part 2 (2020 Countdown 19 of 31)

FOR Day 19 of 31 of the countdown to 2020 – I have more photos from “Walking out 2020” (Go here to read about this goal and go here to see Part 1 of photos from daily walks).    Today’s photos are all from the Richmond, Virginia Slave Trail, which runs along the James River.  This trail is a dense, tree-lined walking … More Photos from Daily Walks Part 2 (2020 Countdown 19 of 31)

Hydrants (2020 Countdown Days 17&18) Post dedicated to Blogger BushBoy

Hello Readers – today I have some photos of hydrants to share. Thanks to Cee for her colorful, cracked paint hydrant photo (here) from 2015, which inspired me to grab a few photos of my own over the years.       _ _ _____________________________________________________________ Brief History of the Hydrant (from HERE) First hydrants were likely cauldrons and then … More Hydrants (2020 Countdown Days 17&18) Post dedicated to Blogger BushBoy

CHRISTMAS VIBES (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #76 – 2020 Countdown Days 14, 15, &16)

  What’s “On Display” this week for Amy’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #76? With Christmas vibes in the air…. I have some holiday images.  ~   __    _ CARE TO JOIN in with the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge – or to get more info?  The Lens-artists weekly photo-challenge prompt hosts are: Week 1–Patti of https://pilotfishblog.com/ Week 2–Ann-Christine (Leya) … More CHRISTMAS VIBES (Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #76 – 2020 Countdown Days 14, 15, &16)