All Americans know about Abraham Lincoln and his famous top hat. The person in this photo is an Abe Lincoln impersonator, who looks a lot like the real Abe and is as TALL as the real Abe! He did a fantastic job on his presentation at our senior community last fall. The photo above is […]Read More SquareTops: Abe’s Top Hat
For Becky’s SquareTop challenge today, here is my offering: I was planning to feature the buds on this tree, but then I saw the moon rising between the branches. That is really tops – you can’t get much higher than that!Read More #SquareTops: Tree Buds and Moon
I photographed this red winged blackbird at Masada, in Israel. Zooming out a little: #SquareTops 4/2/20Read More SquareTops: Red-winged Blackbird
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!) […]Read More April Squares: No Foolin’!
It’s the last day of Becky’s January Square with the topic of ____light, and I am ending my participation with refracted light, such as the light that makes sunsets so colorful! South Dakota Tanzania Illinois (Mississippi River) Illinois – Arlington Heights Mont St.-Michel, France Egypt (on the Nile) On the Caribbean SeaRead More Going Out in a Blaze of Sunsets
I took this photo at O’Hare Airport a few years ago on my way somewhere. These neon lights stretched overhead above the moving sidewalks. Neon lights in Cairo at night Day 27 of Becky’s January Month of Squares with the theme _____light.Read More January Square 27: Neon Lights
For today’s #JanuarySquare Day 25, here are more Christmas light squares, all taken in Arlington Heights in December.Read More January Square 25: More Christmas Lights
Bird in flight – Where will it alight? Right there! A stork in flight is about to alight and join its companions in an acacia tree. This bird is well camouflaged: Aha! I spy another bird that has just alighted below its companion! OK, I know this is stretching the topic of ____light, but I […]Read More Bird in Flight: Where Will It Alight?
Becky’s January Square has the topic _____light. A Canadian Coast Guard rescue helicopter in flight during daylight approached our Alaska Cruise ship, where a man had to be airlifted after a heart attack on board. Over the ocean on our way home from Israel: looking out from the plane in flight at the sunlight on […]Read More January Square 22: Light in Flight
For Becky’s#JanuarySquare Challenge Day 21, I am grouping three elegant overhead lights (all squares) that I have seen during my travels in 2019. Aswan, Egypt: Old Cataract Hotel Vienna, Austria: Schoenbrunn Palace Budapest, Hungary: Matthias ChurchRead More January Square 21: Elegant Overhead Lights