The Jubilance of a Bench

The word of the week is Jubilant. Rejoice! It’s the end of the week, and time for a celebratory photo challenge. Jubilance is on the other side of the photographs. I was smiling broadly and effusively. You see, the weather here turned sunny and warm this week. And I found a new spot for a lunch time break, a bench with a view, and the peaceful calm of blue sky and water. Photos were taken at Fritse Park, on the shoreRead more

The Build of Summer

THIS is the view outside the bedroom patio door. I stood facing the northeast, with a bit of a zoom setting, in order to take this photo. Nice, huh? This used to be a field filled with a farmer’s crop and the daily gathering of geese and sandhill cranes. Not any more. It’s the new Costco, in the building stage, almost in my front yard. This mess started in June with a monumental landscaping, earth-moving project. From there, they movedRead more

Signs: The Week in Review

In response to this week’s photo challenge, I give you a week in review with signs…both tangible and intangible.  September 26th. From the FedEx man. The sign of a man with a sense of humor and good heart. And staples. September 29th. A mango/basil margarita. The sign of a gathering with peers, friends, and a few laughs. October 1st. A view from the fourth floor. A sign that being away from home for three days doesn’t have to be aRead more