This weekend as a storm approached, I looked at the weather forecast. The predictions ranged from ‘no big deal’ to ‘doom and gloom.’ As fast-moving clouds blew by and the first sprinkles fell, I pointed my camera toward the sky. I used a polarizer (not unlike sunglasses for your camera) to accentuate the clouds. I […]
Archive for August, 2012
For Florida residents, bringing out-of-town guests to a theme park is a rite of passage. This weekend was mine. While the wizards, dinosaurs and superheros were magical, there was also a lot of humanity I just couldn’t edit out. Thankfully, that added to the entertainment.
My husband can always make me smile. Even when he’s far away. Tomorrow, we will spend our third wedding anniversary en route to a funeral. Prior to the news, I’d been searching for an anniversary present. But now, I am reminded of what’s most important: his presence.
Some of my recent wanderings have brought me to places you might best describe as the land that time forgot. When I come across such a place, I consider holding today’s newspaper in the foreground, as proof that it still exists. And I do my best to shake the feeling that I’m in a time […]