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Brick Patterns

I love the patterns in the brick ceiling found in many Mexican homes in San Miguel de Allende. This is my contribution to Pilotfish’s photo challenge with the prompt of Patterns. See more at the below link. https://pilotfishblog.com/2018/08/11/lens-artists-photo-challenge-patterns/       Advertisements

August · birthdays · Dissolving · Paula · siblings · sister

My ‘Little’ Sister’s Birthday

Having my sister, Paula around creates new mental excursions for me. She challenges the status quo of ideas and norms, thus shoving me into territories I’ve neither explored nor fancied. Her mind ranges far, her beliefs ring strangely. I’ve not ventured along paths she wanders until those tracks become superhighways traversed by the masses. By… Continue reading My ‘Little’ Sister’s Birthday

Cee's Flower of the Day Challenge · colors · flower

Cee’s Flower of the Day From Carole’s Garden

This beautiful rose came fresh from Carole’s garden following a rain shower this morning, and I’m sending it to each of you as my contribution to Cee’s Flower of the Day Photo Challenge. Isn’t the color magnificent? Visit Cee’s blog to see other gorgeous flower photographs. https://ceenphotography.com/2018/08/13/flower-of-the-day-august-14-2018-dahlia/

August · birthdays · mother

Happy Birthday Betty Belle

August is the birthday month for my two sisters and both my parents, so I’m going to write about each one on the day they entered this lifetime.   My mother would be 98 today if she hadn’t died 14 years ago. She is, this is my guess, glad she didn’t live any longer since… Continue reading Happy Birthday Betty Belle

attitude · nancy merrill photography · Photo A Week Challenge

Photo A Week Challenge-Attitude

  Attitude is the prompt this week for Nadia Merrill’s Photo A Week Challenge, and these are my contributions See more at https://nadiamerrillphotography.wordpress.com/2018/08/10/a-photo-a-week-challenge-attitude/ . This determined youngster was found in a slum community in Nairobi, Kenya several years ago. ‘Don’t mess with me’, she seems to be demanding.   Now This is Attitude   My 18-year-old… Continue reading Photo A Week Challenge-Attitude

August · birthdays · sister · Uncategorized

A Month of Birthdays

August is the birthday month for my two sisters and both my parents, so I’m going to write about each one of them during the next 20 days. She’s my older sibling, 4 years my senior, and I don’t know her. The last time we talked was at our dad’s funeral 13 plus years ago,… Continue reading A Month of Birthdays