My camera kept trying to focus on the barb, but I wanted the shadow on the rock instead. This was as close as I could get to what I sought!
posted on Aug. 30, 2011
ALONG the TRAIL....
These are more photos from our trip along the Gaston Nature Trail last week….
posted on Aug. 29, 2011
...to the PLACE where it SETS..."
“From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the LORD is to be praised.” Psalm 113:2-4 Have a wonderful and restful Sunday
posted on Aug. 28, 2011
Yesterday, I took you along the Wildflower Walk - and today, we're hiking the nature trails, both at Gaston's Resort. Jim has filled the woods with old...
posted on Aug. 27, 2011
Yesterday, Larry and I took the first of our “autumn” walks - it was still so hot, but we had such a great day. Today I'm posting the Gaston Wildflower Walk,...
posted on Aug. 26, 2011
Mystic - "MUSIC through the YEARS"
Music has always been a joyful part of our lives “Through the Years” [youtube.com] (Kenny Rogers). Larry and I met in a pop ensemble in college and, after we...
posted on Aug. 24, 2011
A DAY in the CITY
Silver Dollar City (called the “City”) is a wonderful family-friendly amusement park in Branson, Missouri. About 6 million people a year come to enjoy the...
posted on Aug. 22, 2011
"The ANGELS SHOUTED for JOY!"
Then the LORD spoke out of the storm. He said: “Where were you when I laid the foundation of the earth? Who marked off its dimensions? Who stretched a measuring...
posted on Aug. 21, 2011
During a recent storm, this old tree was blown down. I noticed the rocks in the root ball, where the tree had grown around them.
posted on Aug. 20, 2011
"ONE WEEK" of (Bare) NAKED LADIES!
For “One Week”, I've been photographing what we call “Naked Ladies” (aka Surprise Lilies). Every day they changed so much - from bare naked stems to exotic...
posted on Aug. 18, 2011
I thought each of these purple-tinged clouds looked like they could cry “Purple Rain” [youtube.com].
posted on Aug. 17, 2011
Tuesday Inspiration - "TI" the HEAT!
Thanks to Kelly (kblakes) for selecting this week's theme. Others who may be posting can be found here [photoblog.com]. The Tuesday Inspiration“ began in 2009...
posted on Aug. 16, 2011
"BACK to SCHOOL DAYZ"
“Whatsoever you do for the least of my people, that you are doing for Me.” (Matthew 25: 40) For the last 3 days, Larry and I have been working with over 125 of...
posted on Aug. 14, 2011
LOCH NELSON MONSTER!
This is Larry's cousin, Eric Setzer, a local firefighter and emergency responder. He has the contract to dive for golf balls in our course ponds, then he...
posted on Aug. 13, 2011
RAINDROPS - Near, Nearer, Nearest
These are actually three separate shots, not the same one edited. I tried to get closer on each one to showcase different aspects of the raindrops on my patio...
posted on Aug. 12, 2011
From FEAR to FLIGHT!
You really have to see Larry's post of these baby birds [photoblog.com] first, before you view mine! After he took these shots, I went out to see them and...
posted on Aug. 11, 2011
Mystic's Theme - "SUMMER ME" Self-Portrait
I thought this was really a difficult assignment! But, I thought I'd show my “Summer Me” self-portrait: my face behind a camera; my greying hair pinned up in a...
posted on Aug. 10, 2011
TI - "Irreparable"
Thanks to Amber (amberwayman) for setting this week's theme. Other contributors can be found here [photoblog.com]. The Tuesday Inspiration“ began in 2009 when...
posted on Aug. 09, 2011