We're gonna get sappy this week! I've spent all day trying to decide what my favorite place is - which is no easy feat as so many places hold a special spot in my heart. There are so many factors that go in to making a place a 'favorite' for me - the atmosphere, the … Continue reading Favorite Place – Weekly Photo Challenge
It doesn't matter what we're doing, we all have something we'd rather be doing to pass the time.
One of the most striking features of winter is the seemingly unbreakable silence produced by the first snowfall. Especially when you live in a state like Virginia where the mere whisper of the word snow puts people in a frenzy. Having grown up in the winter wonderland that is Michigan, most of the beauty that … Continue reading Silence – Weekly Photo Challenge
The morning's residual fog makes it appear as if these weathered trees were still burning. The destruction of a forest fire is often devastating, but the marks it leaves behind on the land are breath taking.
Choosing just one favorite photograph from 2017 is a near impossibility. This past year has brought with it enormous changes, unforgettable beauty, and many moments of awe-struck breathlessness. I don't think one picture that accurately captures all of my emotions from this year. So here we go. Farewell, 2017. I can only hope that … Continue reading 2017 Favorites – Weekly Photo Challenge
This week I have a two-for-one for you. Just look at this gorgeous bird, ascending to the heavens. I just wish that I had been prepared to capture fast-moving wildlife instead of mountains and had my shutter speed increased to preserve his beautiful markings while in flight.
Life is short. We can't waste it. Even the time that we are memorialized in stone is temporary. Time will eventually wash all of us away. Where do you go when you need a reminder of just how temporary this life really is? The cemetery, of course. Taking a walk to my local cemetery was … Continue reading Temporarily Dancing Through Life
I debated for a while about which picture to choose for this week's prompt. But then I had the idea to make this a two-for-one post. First up we have a gorgeous sunrise over the Makoshika State Park Campground in Glendive, Montana. The sun was just starting to appear over the mountain crest and created … Continue reading Peek – Weekly Photo Challenge
A collection of my favorite rounded tools. Not only are these hooks and needles aesthetically pleasing, they can create some mighty beautiful works of yarn art.