Bridge

From the Oxford English Dictionary: “An elevated structure, consisting of a series of arches or spans, by means of which a railway or road is carried over a valley, road, river, or marshy low-lying ground.” When we visited the Blue Mountains we went for a ride on the Zig Zag Railway; a narrow gauge railway…

Delta

This is my take on Delta  for this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge. Photography captures a moment in time; it captures a sliver of any given movement, not the entire motion itself. Only the photographer can see the whole picture, like the one above for me. At first glance, it looks just like a calm body…

Transient

For this week’s challenge, show us your perception of transient. Maybe it’s a leather-skinned motorcyclist riding across South America. Maybe it’s a seed carried on a bird’s wing. Maybe your photo is not of a person or an object but depicts the state of impermanence. Whatever interpretation of transient you share, I look forward to…

Delight

“A kitten is the delight of a household. All day long a comedy is played out by an incomparable actor.” ― Champfleury, The Cat Past and Present

Focus

Photos this week are captioned either in or out of focus which is the challenge for this week’s contributors to the weekly WordPress Photo Challenge. As many experienced photographers will tell you, the sharpness of the lens or camera you use isn’t always that important. Sometimes, what matters more is the style and composition of the…

Order

What was the natural order? “In philosophy, the natural order is the moral source from which natural law seeks to derive its authority. Natural order encompasses the natural relations of beings to one another, in the absence of law, which natural law attempts to reinforce.”  (Source) … I couldn’t agree more … which is why…

Friends

In difficult times the importance of social networks can make the difference between succumbing to depression or pulling through relatively unscathed by the process.  As retirement looms I am aware of our social support system:  friendships, community resources and activities in which we participate.  The MOTH has recently joined the local Men’s Shed and seems…