Tag Archives: Life

My Dirty, Nosey Neighbors

On the way to the grocery store yesterday, I took a few moments to hang with the neighbors. Conversation was limited, but what’s a little silence among friends? Quite a different crowd than I’m used to in the United States. … Continue reading

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Severn Valley and a Full English

River Severn and the village of Newnham on Severn from Pleasant Stile (Sept. 2011). I can write with confidence that the United Kingdom is a land of great beauty. I have travelled through parts of England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern … Continue reading

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The Jacket Potato

Menu Board at a UK Costco Potatoes are wonderful. Delicious in every form. My particular favorite is the baked potato with its crisp skin and fluffy insides. I like mine with a little butter or sour cream, salt and pepper, … Continue reading

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Seeing the Beauty of Life OR Photo Lesson No. 2: FORM

A Beautiful Fly Since starting the photography lessons contained in John Hedgecoe’s Complete Guide to Photography, I’ve noticed strange things happening in my brain. My view of the world around me is changing. I’m seeing things differently. Or maybe I’m starting to … Continue reading

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Spring Is Sprunging

This foggy photo was taken just a few days ago so, clearly, spring has not yet sprung; but, it is in process. Yesterday, I witnessed so many wonderful signs of life. Would you like to see some of the beauty … Continue reading

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No Twist Ties for You

Saturday morning, late, after a leisurely breakfast, you stand in a U.S. supermarket before a tempting array of fruits and veggies, pondering, with plastic bag in hand. But this blog is not about what you decide to put in that bag; … Continue reading

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