Not Too Shabby

Sometime today it dawned on me that I had broken my agreement to post every day this year. I did not post yesterday and didn’t even think about it. I thought this was strange since my blogging has become so habitual. At first I was angry with myself for breaking my agreement. Then I remembered, … More Not Too Shabby


Simple Things

I happened to pass these flowers today, and went back to capture them. I have always loved flowers and I now realize that they are everywhere… even in places I would not expect them. These were just outside the restaurant where I had dinner with my children tonight. I am grateful that I have learned … More Simple Things

Little Me

A relative sent me this picture of myself, taken well over forty years ago.  I had never seen it before, but I felt it really captured the essence of me.  I had the strange sensation that I was looking at somebody else… somebody that I knew very well… not exactly me.  The best part was … More Little Me

Stormy Monday (Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge)

It is actually quite sunny here today. This was taken last week with my iPhone 5S, using the Noir filter. Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge, Week 3: Black & White. I liked the gradation in value from the light sky above and the dark pavement below, as well as the transition from the … More Stormy Monday (Phoneography and Non-SLR Digital Devices Photo Challenge)

Success is…

Success is doing what you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want. ~Tony Robbins This does not mean you never have to do anything you don’t want to do.  However, if you do what needs to be done, when it needs to be done, I believe the freedom Tony … More Success is…