OOky spOOky

I know, neither ooky nor spooky, but I did want to give a nod to Hallowe'en.  I think we shall go to the movies tonight or hide in the basement. We don't get many kids to our door and last year I was stuck with bags of candy, yes stuck, forced to eat and I […]


this will be the last weekend for leaves. if you want to take a scenic drive better jump in the car now. by monday it will be november. the month of cold wind, wet snow and below freezing temperatures. kath has been sick all this week so here's hoping she rests this weekend. we have […]

In all kinds of weather

There is no place better to weather a storm than on a porch. I wish I had a porch like this one. I've been under the weather but dragged myself (yes, dragged, pathetically and whimpering) to school last night where we started our session on colour.  This is going to be exciting for me, I should […]

a third of a muse

• ( muse) a woman, or a force personified as a woman, who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist. and that would be my sister kath. today she challenged me to look at some of my photos through a different eye using the rule of thirds. The theory is that if you place points of interest in the intersections or along the lines that your photo […]

home energy

lately,as i walk around my neighbourhood, camera in hand, dog on leash, i have no particular purpose.  i am just walking to clear my head and reap any benefits that i can from the exercise. this yellow house caught my eye with its matching yellow leaves.  i suspect that the yellow house in any neighbourhood […]

macro monday

there are times when a routine just puts its arms around you and allows you to move through your task effortlessly. macro monday does that for me. i can walk back through my week of photos. i always find a suitable one. or two i am still shooting on manual. oy.  lots of photos heading […]