As the holiday season winds down, here's one last photo to capture the patience and time that it took for my mother and my daughter to make their traditional gingerbread "Mansions."
Em has always been good at gymnastics. The thing is, when you are good at something, you are compared to other good and great people. When she was in the first few levels of gymnastics, she seemed to always be in the middle of the pack. I've explained before: at a competition, the girls of…Read more Hard Work Perseveres
This particular weekly challenge has very specific ways for the challenge administrator to find those of us who have participated. That's okay - it just means my title can't be as catchy.... I was going to make the title "A Family Tradition" until I remembered that this challenge has specific requests for the title... a…Read more One Word Challenge – Macro
During the Thanksgiving weekend, I saw my little social butterfly revel in solitude. She ascended the dunes on several different hikes, just her, to listen to nature and search for rocks and stones that spoke to her soul. Here she is at different moments in her physical and spiritual ascent. The Daily Post's Weekly Photo…Read more Strength is Soul Deep
Now that I am hoping to sell my photos as stock photos, I feel even more need to improve. I took many shots over Thanksgiving weekend that I hope to post on stock photos sites but first I need to do some "paperwork" of model and location release forms. Meantime, I will post some photos…Read more Stronger Photography Takes Practice
The Black and White Challenge for this week is Pets. I bribed the dog and just took what the cat was willing to offer. My dog is a German Shepard, the cat is a Siamese, they are both practically monochromatic naturally so I was bold and tried to go a little bit beyond the set…Read more Black and White Pets