Tag Archives: Daily Post

I’m ready for my closeup!

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Close Up.” A macro prompt? Fantastic! As we know, macro is my very favorite type of photography, so I’m really looking forward to seeing what everyone posts this week ūüôā For … Continue reading

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Perfect Day Off

In response to The Daily Post’s writing prompt: “Sparkling or Still.” Depending on when my day off happens, my ideal plan varies a bit, but it generally involves making something.¬† One of my favorite ideal days is as follows: Sleep … Continue reading

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Climb Down the Castle

As soon as I saw that this week’s Daily Post photo challenge was “descent” I knew exactly which picture to use.¬† Here’s the view from the walkway about half way up to the top of Bishop’s Castle in Colorado.¬† It’s … Continue reading

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The Dreamy Pier on Isla Mujeres

  I took this dreamy shot at the edge of the ocean during a trip to Isla Mujeres, Mexico a number of years ago. ¬†The pier was right outside the hotel room and one of my favorite photo subjects during … Continue reading

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Book Snobbish, Tension Edition

My husband teases me about books.¬† The other day, after I read Ken Follet’s Pillars of the Earth, he said, “I think that’s the first book I’ve ever seen you read to the end.”¬† While it was an exaggeration, there’s … Continue reading

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All the Important Information: Colorado Renaissance Festival

This week’s photo challenge is about signs, so I wanted to share my favorite.¬† This sign was at the Colorado Renaissance Festival and it proved very helpful.¬† Knowing where to get the steak on a stake is a vital part … Continue reading

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Blackbird at Twilight

This week’s photo challenge is a cool one, but I was lucky to have something at all for it. ¬†Silhouettes aren’t a type of photo I do often. ¬†I should change that, really. ¬†Silhouettes are pretty dang cool. The photo … Continue reading

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A Bookish Choice – To Sell Out, or Not To Sell Out?

Today’s Daily Prompt made me chuckle: A literary-minded witch gives you a choice: with a flick of the wand, you can become either an obscure novelist whose work will be admired and studied by a select few for decades, or … Continue reading

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I’m Not to My Ideal Age Yet

A group of us from my undergraduate cohort used to go on camping trips in the summer and one year, I remember sitting around the campfire and someone asked the question, “If you could be one age for the rest … Continue reading

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Holding the Bonsai

Things that hold other things is this week’s photo challenge prompt.¬† I like the potential for playfulness and it made me think of a photo from one of my favorite places, the Denver Botanic Gardens. There is a bonsai tree … Continue reading

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