April Squares: No Foolin’!

Becky’s back with her square challenge for the month of April! The theme is top. Becky says: We have five idioms, to choose from; On Top of the World – summit, crown, peak (tiptop) or uppermost part of something. Under the Big Top – topping or covering (or if you are really lucky a circus!) […]

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Lens-Artists #90: Distance

Lens-Artists #90 photo challenge invites us to explore the theme of distance, especially the ways in which we are practicing physical distance from our friends and neighbors: we are all in this together despite needing to avoid each other physically. Please share with us the creative ways you’ve found to address your need to connect […]

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Friday Fun Challenge: Furry

Aroused by Arete has a Friday Fun challenge, and this week’s topic is furry. (I found this challenge from Cee Neuner – thanks, Cee!). Here are some of my furry friends – my cat, Hazel (age 8 1/2) and my grandcats, Freddie (age 6 months) and Stevie (age 2 1/2). A video of Freddie playing […]

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Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Future

Lens-Artists’ Photo Challenge this week is to depict the topic of future. How can I take photos of something that hasn’t happened yet? Of course, that is impossible, but I can photograph potential and anticipation: the changing of seasons, children growing up, construction sites where buildings are being built on their current foundations. I read […]

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Ailurophile in Mourning

I am an ailurophile, which is someone who loves cats! A few days ago, we lost one of our grandcats, our daughter’s geriatric and crotchety Siamese, Fu. In spite of her prickly personality and in general bad temper, I was so sad to hear of her passing! In her old age, it seemed to me […]

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The Changing Seasons, Jan. 2020

A NEW CHALLENGE! Here’s what the host, Su Leslie, has to say about it: “About The Changing Seasons The Changing Seasons is a monthly challenge where bloggers around the world share what’s been happening in their month. If you would like to join in, here are the guidelines: The Changing Seasons Version One (photographic): Each […]

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A Photo a Week: Three Angles

Nancy Merrill’s challenge this week is to photograph an object from 3 different angles. I was thinking of this challenge this evening when we were at our old house, which is currently being rented by our daughter and son-in-law, so I set out to take photos of things in their house from three angles. A […]

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