The (Sometimes) Solitary Soloist

For me, most of the time solitude means I have time for quiet moments of reflection. Maybe an opportunity for writing, or reading. But for others, a little quiet time is also the perfect time to make some beautiful sounds. (This also gives me another opportunity to plug my husband’s duo, The Adaptations. Check out their…

The Resilience of Sammy T’s

A local example of resilience is downtown Fredericksburg’s Sammy T’s restaurant, a local favorite celebrating 30 years in 2016. When it closed unexpectedly in October we found out the building was sold, along with the restaurant on the main level and all of its recipes. Earlier this month we were all happy to see that Sammy’s…

Doors

I’ve posted this picture before, but with a slightly different crop and treatment. I took this picture earlier this year in downtown Fredericksburg. My response to the muse photo challenge last week also had one other door that I could have use for this latest challenge, but I chose to use this one since technically…

Fredericksburg, My Muse

When I look through the hundreds, probably thousands, of photographs that I’ve taken over the last ten years or so, it’s pretty obvious that there is one subject that keeps drawing me back — the beautiful downtown area of Fredericksburg, Virginia:

Tuesday at the Polls: Part Three

Here is the last batch of pictures for you to choose from. Please pick your three favorites using the ballot below. You can click on any of the images to start a slide show. I’ve enjoyed seeing which photos resonate with you. Once I have reviewed the results from all three polls I will use…

Tuesday at the Polls: Part Two

Thanks for voting in last week’s poll to help me decide what to print for my upcoming show.  The favorite in that group is Shadowed Tulips so I think that one will definitely be in the show. Here’s the next set for you to choose three from (click on any of these to start a…