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Monthly Archives: January 2013
Posted in photography Tagged Dragon's Blood Sedum, MC Rokkor 50mm, nature, NEX 5R, photography, Sedum 1 Comment
It’s bitterly cold here this week. The bitter cold makes the moon and stars seem brighter and more inviting — I want to step out onto my back porch and look at the stars but **brrr** it’s too cold. So … Continue reading
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“Like mushrooms in Spring”
I often mis-remember/combine/ or translate idiomatic phrases, much to the puzzlement and amusement of those around me. I cleaned up my studio on Sunday, sat down at my drawing table, and couldn’t think of anything to draw or paint. Sometimes … Continue reading
The Winter Tree: Poetry Friday
When my boys were younger, I bought a lot of poetry books for them. One of our favorites is A Snowflake Fell: Poems About Winter by Laura Whipple. The book, unfortunately, is out of print. That’s a shame because the … Continue reading
Posted in poetry, reviews Tagged A Snowflake Fell, Douglas Florian, Poetry Friday, The Winter Tree, winter 14 Comments
Who’s at my feeder?
Black-capped Chickadee He’s moved to the rose bushes to eat his millet in peace.
Posted in birding, photography Tagged birds, chickadee Comments Off on Who’s at my feeder?
The light as the sun came up this morning was amazing – cold and blue. I headed out into the yard to get some pictures before it changed. It’s a perfect day to curl up with tea and a good … Continue reading
Posted in photography, reading Tagged books, manual focus, MC Rokkor 50mm, milkweed, reading list, snow, Sony NEX 5R, winter 1 Comment
When life hands you a one, two punch…
Oy. It’s been a while, hasn’t it. I’ve had one of those falls where every time I got my feet under me, life knocked me back down until I was SO horribly behind on everything I had no hope of … Continue reading
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