December 29, 2013

It is the life of the crystal, the architect of the flake, the fire of the frost, the soul of the sunbeam. This crisp winter air is full of it. ~John Burroughs, "Winter Sunshine"   FOCUS:  Winter White, Blue, Black & Grey.  These are the colors of a winter's day.  

December 28, 2013

A family's photograph album is generally about the extended family and, often, is all that remains of it. -Susan Sontag FOCUS:  Life Unscripted Last night my family sat around for hours pouring over old family photographs that date back over a 100 years.  All of the people in the photographs were from my mother-in-law's family,... Continue Reading →

December 21, 2013

The winter solstice has always been special to me as a barren darkness that gives birth to a verdant future beyond imagination, ...like a monarch butterfly masterfully extracting itself from the confines of its cocoon, bursting forth into unexpected glory. - Gary Zukav   FOCUS:  Winter Solstice This morning when we awoke everything was quiet,... Continue Reading →

December 17, 2013

Strings of streetlights, even stoplights blink a bright red and green...  In the air there's a feeling of Christmas.  - Silver Bells, Bing Crosby   FOCUS:  Holiday I'm still feeling under the weather, so I didn't want to venture far from home for today's photo.  Fortunately, our street is full of festive outdoor lighting, so... Continue Reading →

December 5, 2013

Frosted windowpanes, candles gleaming inside, painted candy canes on the tree... - The Christmas Waltz FOCUS:  HolidayOld Man Winter has been making a bold statement the past few days.  The low last night was -15 degrees fahrenheit, and the high today only 10 degrees (that's -26 and -10 degrees to you metric minded followers).  Brrrrrrrrrrr.  When... Continue Reading →

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