The Sunday Post

Tonight I don’t really have anything in particular to write about, but as I’m trying to get back in the habit of writing, taking pictures, taking care of myself, I thought it might be a good idea to just write a “weekend coffee share” type post today. Before you click away, here’s a pretty picture…

Hand-held Distraction

The first thing that came to my mind as I thought about what always catches my eye and distracts me from what I’m doing, is my smartphone. I expected to see that others suffered from the same affliction. But alas, as I scrolled through the various photos posted for this challenge I saw rainbows, sunsets,…

Elemental Landscape

I was enjoying the beautiful weather this past Sunday, sitting out on the back porch with a good book. In the back of my mind, I was thinking about this week’s photo challenge to capture one or more of the four elements: earth, wind, fire, and water. From my vantage point on the deck, the…


I’m not sure what this little bug on my lemon balm is, but I guess it does add a little bit of extra texture to this photo.

The Sunday Post: Bridges

I’ve tried to start this post multiple times now, the blinking cursor asking me what it is exactly that I want to say. I haven’t figured it out still, which might mean the words aren’t quite ready to be committed to paper, so to speak. I wanted to use this image as the starting point….

The Sunday Post: Making Paper Airplanes

Some time ago Doug wrote a song about the writing process. If you’re a songwriter or a playwright you can probably relate to the lyrics telling tales of a growing paper air force. Countless hours spent putting words on paper, only to be launched into the air in frustration. This unique interpretation (below) of Paper Airplanes is…


I’ve discovered that the best way to make sure that I drink plenty of water during the day is to infuse it with good things like raspberries and lime.