Category Archive: WordPress Challenges

Portrait: “L’Apres-midi d’un Faune”

Surrounded, Framed in leafy green, Foraging the foliage, Startled, sensing she was not alone, Warned by wafting air of danger near, Beware! Hidden, Waiting for the frame, I spied in silent awe, Inwardly,… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Container

  PHOTO CHALLENGE: Container “From “Don’t judge a book by its cover” to “Don’t look at the jug, but at what it contains” (an old Rabbinic saying), we’re constantly taught that the contents… Continue reading

Whispering Pines (Photo Friday: Solitude)

*****   Whispers, silent sighs of towering pines, inviting peaceful solitude. ***** Postaday: 

Weekly Photo Challenge: Relic

PHOTO CHALLENGE: Relic…What images does “relic” conjure for you? A well-worn piece of blue beach glass, the faded pencil markings from a high-school journal, or the curmudgeonly character from the CBC television series, The… Continue reading

Shifting Shades of Gray (Photo Friday: Black and White)

  ***** ***** Clear choice: Black or White, Save for some who toss; lost ‘tween Shifting shades of gray. ***** *****

“Sunshine in my eyes can make me cry”

*** As I peruse my vacation photos from last year I pause at this one, the personification of this week’s Photo Friday theme: SUNLIGHT. Anticipation, mixed with a healthy dose of nostalgia, overwhelms… Continue reading

Green Dream-scapes

***** Our times were strewn with rolling dunes of green, And in the grey-between the castle stood, A beacon, calling all to join the scene, To marvel at the place where we oft… Continue reading

Between

Between the Elms and White Birch boughs, He swoops to seek his sustenance. Between the thrush, the finch and doves, He jockeys for a place perchance. Between their flurried rush he sees, His opportunity to… Continue reading

Summertime (Photo Friday: Simplicity)

*****   Lazy, languid morn, Dampened, sparkling blades of green A dogs life… indeed! ***** I marvel at the calm serenity I feel on viewing this photo – a simple snapshot of my… Continue reading

Extra! Extra!

Extra, Extra This was written for the Weekly Photo Challenge: A beautiful photo is one thing, but a photo with an unexpected detail has personality and pop. This week, share a photo that… Continue reading

Clouds at my Feet (Photo Friday: Sky)

***** Above the ether, Ultraviolet, blue, aquamarine, Billowed, pillow fluffs *****   Postaday: 

Perspective…through the chain link fence (Photo Friday, Haiku Friday)

***** Through the chain link fence, Poised, line drive headed my way, Second to first: Out! *****   Postaday: 

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