BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO CHALLENGE: UPWARDS

On Saturday, we visited Acadia National Park. I did not know what to expect to see. All I knew was that it was by the shore and I’d b seeing some Atlantic waters. My husband warned me about two things: the shoreline was rocky; and, the current was very strong. I guess his warnings didContinue reading “BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO CHALLENGE: UPWARDS”

WINTER SWANS

While we were driving around Roger Williams Park in Providence, we chanced upon this pair of swans walking on the frozen lake. I was surprised to see them around. I thought swans migrate to warmer climates during wintertime. What a pity that they had to trudge through frozen ground under the snow…. ..and to scroungeContinue reading “WINTER SWANS”

SUNDAY POST: SURROUNDINGS

Empty tables, empty chairs squirrels nesting in their lairs barren trees lining the street  leaves crunching under your feet help yourself to autumn’s treat.  I am joining Jakesprinter’s SUNDAY POST:  SURROUNDINGS.  Please visit his page for some great graphics and wonderful responses. 🙂

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: FREE SPIRIT

I will take this one literally. 🙂   I took a picture of these doves in a place called Blue Rose Farms in Lipa City, Batangas, Philippines.   For a P175.00 entrance fee (roughly $3.50), we were able to walk around and see the animals and enjoys a simple lunch of grilled fish or meat.Continue reading “WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: FREE SPIRIT”

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: WRONG

One day, as we were going inside the Taal Church, a voice called from behind me – “Ate, pahingi naman ng pang-tanghalian”.  (Sister, may I beg for lunch.) I turned around and saw a young lady with a child in her arms.  “When I get out,” I promised her.  “But I will ask a favorContinue reading “WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: WRONG”

WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: Dream

Light and shadow play in my mind conjuring a vision so familiar, so undefined. I see my world though through a veil It is what it is Yet, it’s not the same. The people I know wear a different face Events I think odd are just commonplace. I want to know how such things canContinue reading “WEEKLY PHOTO CHALLENGE: Dream”

TO THE FALLEN

A seed does not grow until it falls to the ground Upon your sacrifice this generation stands. With your blood and valor freedom was bought that each man, woman and child will live as they ought. With joy and dignity as our Creator meant may our lives be worthy of the lives you’ve spent. TheContinue reading “TO THE FALLEN”