Sunday Trees (Tips for Resting and Square Breathing Technique)

__ I started this post for Tina Schell’s Lens-Artists’ theme of “TAKING A BREAK” earlier this month (here) – I did not have a chance to finish it – so here it is today.  Doesn’t that tree look like it is resting – and taking a break??  __ As many readers know – a lot … More Sunday Trees (Tips for Resting and Square Breathing Technique)

A Morning on the Lake (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #56) & Cool Change song…

The lens-artist theme this week is Seascape or Lakeshore (here) For my take, I bring you to Lake Erie (Ontario side).  Let’s go for a mid-morning walk. It is still early. Quiet. And the shadows are fun. I made some art out of a piece of driftwood – put my sister’s family names on it – … More A Morning on the Lake (Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #56) & Cool Change song…

Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth (Lens-Artists 47, #OWS, Sunday Trees)

The theme for this week’s Lens-Artists Photo Challenge (here) relates to five elements: Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth Amy invites us to “interpret metal, wood, water, fire, and earth with your favorite photos to express ‘the only home we’ve ever known’. Feel free to choose one, two… or all five elements.” My take:    Combining Sunday … More Metal, Wood, Water, Fire, and Earth (Lens-Artists 47, #OWS, Sunday Trees)

Finding a Lift from Nature (A Bird Came Down the Walk poem by Emily Dickinson)

Hello Readers. Happy Sunday to you. My theme for this post is “Finding a Lift from Nature” First – some trees.    As many readers know, during May 2019 I am featuring some of Emily Dickinson’s poetry.  Archives are HERE Today’s poem share is A Bird Came Down the Walk. The number for this poem is … More Finding a Lift from Nature (A Bird Came Down the Walk poem by Emily Dickinson)

Time for Art #6 (COLOR TALK & Lens-artist HARMONY, Emily Dickinson Nature poem)

Happy Sunday Readers.  The Lens-Artist theme this week is HARMONY.   Here is my take:   List of Emily Dickinson’s 1,775 Poems HERE A little info about color theory:     __   Would you care to join in with the lens-artist photo challenge? Go HERE to join #Lens-Artists THIS WEEK and go here for general … More Time for Art #6 (COLOR TALK & Lens-artist HARMONY, Emily Dickinson Nature poem)

LESS IS MORE Lens-Artist #43 (Pruning, Neapolitan Blooms, and KETTLEBELL Workout)

The lens-artist theme is LESS IS MORE this week (here).   For my take, I have photos from this weekend.  First – We prune back certain shrubs and plants because they are healthier this way. __ Second, I was visiting family in Charlottesville this week. I looked up to see this beautiful color towering over … More LESS IS MORE Lens-Artist #43 (Pruning, Neapolitan Blooms, and KETTLEBELL Workout)

Shawshank Redemption Kinda Easter (Sunday Trees & OWS)

Hello Readers,  One Word Sunday is MEMORY. Here is my take: This same setting also connects to this week’s Sunday Trees. I hope everyone is enjoying their Easter Holiday. Did you know that The Shawshank Redemption is a good movie to watch on Easter. The movie has hope, redemption, life, death, etc.  And so this … More Shawshank Redemption Kinda Easter (Sunday Trees & OWS)

One Word Sunday and SUNDAY TREES (Lady by the River Post 10 of 10)

Hello Readers. One Word Sunday is CONFUSED.  Here is my entry: Now, connecting to Sunday Trees, let’s wind down with some final Lady by the River book thoughts.  Did you know…. This book idea was BIRTHED IN FLORIDA? So here is a Florida palm tree with a quote from the book: Did you know…. This … More One Word Sunday and SUNDAY TREES (Lady by the River Post 10 of 10)