Weekly Photo Challenge ~ “Muse”

So, this challenge is  “So what’s your muse — what subject do you turn to frequently, more inspired each time?” Well, those who read my blog often know that I often walk on a trail on the river’s edge here..and love taking photos there.  I love taking photos of my family and friends and their family and friends…capturing little ‘ordinary’ moments.  But a place that I don’t readily admit to going back to time and time again is …cemeteries.  I absolutelyRead more

Weekly Photo Challenge ~ “Humanity”

Little hands that use new skills Big hearts that ‘leave it all on the field’ strong hands that build their world little by little insightful eyes that see and appreciate the beauty minds that process the world around them and within them personalities that do their own thing Relationships that are there through it all Just a few thoughts and glimpses into the ‘humanity’ in my daily world http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/humanity/Read more


Upward Branches Reaching outward But connected, grounded Seems to me that’s a pretty good way To live, to thrive “But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night. He is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither. Whatever he does prospers”. Psalm 1, NIV This post in response to prompt A Week Of…Branches http://apostadayfor2013.wordpress.com/2014/01/25/a-week-of-branches-3/<aRead more

Flying Free

April 8th is Hayden’s birthday. This is the first birthday his family will celebrate without him. And yet in many ways, who he is, and was is so very alive in their memory. Certainly this thirteen year old’s life had an impact that lives on. And so did his passing. There are times in life when it feels as though the stage has been set, and the people and circumstances that come into our lives are anything but an accident.Read more