I watch. I watch from my isolation chamber: cozy, confined, comfortable, constricted. My casa secures me during this time of fear, concern and self-incarceration, so I watch. I watch the sky lighten, fill with color, provide moisture, heat the planet, and darken. I watch my roommates tug for possession of canine toys, growling, chasing, then… Continue reading Watching
I was thinking about this week’s Weekly Prompt of Inside Out and thought of how we move from inside our homes to the greater outdoors. And then I thought of porches. I’ve wondered if they are a phenomenon of small town and rural communities of the 19th century, or have they been around for eons? You… Continue reading Inside Out–Porches
Yesterday as I was walking the dogs I heard this lovely bird singing away and it sounded like it was right on my shoulder.I turned around and just above me was a lovely little creature standing guard in a small hole in the rock wall. She allowed me to take a couple of shots before… Continue reading For The Birds Weekly Prompt
Another challenge to be tried thanks to Weekend Challenge at https://weeklyprompts.com/2020/05/16/weekend-challenge-what-is-it-3/. They each have something to do with my actions during this Corona Virus self isolation. Check out the answers at https://margosviews.wordpress.com/2020/05/21/answers-to-what-is-it/ Here are my entries so let me know what you think each is. I try to keep others safe. To ease my stress is… Continue reading What Is It? 3
Here are three pictures I took inside my house, so see if you can figure out what they are. Then check into this week’s Weekly Prompts and more challenges. https://weeklyprompts.com/2020/04/18/weekend-challenge-what-is-it-2/ And the answers are: A flyswatter A hat on a hat rack The top of a hand lotion pump
I soared high, not knowing if I would fall or find freedom. Up, up. Do I long for what was, or grasp the next rail on my skyward struggle? The past? The future? Or view life at eye level, releasing the need to recall or anticipate? Just be, In this moment,… Continue reading Up or Down? Back or Forward? Or Now?
We often think of the “other half” as the wealthy, but we find poverty throughout the world today. These are pictures I have taken on some of my travels that show how more than the ‘other half’ actually live. See more of this week’s photo weekly prompt contributions at https://weeklyprompts.com/2018/09/22/photo-challenge-the-other-half/ KENYA One of the numerous slums… Continue reading The Other Half We Don’t See