Morning Musing

A new page on which to write, what … Toes scrunch the sand in pleasure feeling texture and the warmth of early morning. Empty coffee mug and a comfy camp chair in which to relish the dawn:  two other souls stroll the shore.  What is their mindfulness is this morning.  Do we witness the same…

Weekly Photo Challenge:  State of Mind

Every photo we take says something about our emotions at the moment of taking it. So this week, share an image where you see a particularly strong connection between what we see and what you felt as you pressed that shutter button on your camera or phone.    Isolation and feeling separate from the crowd…

Clocks

The first grandfather clock to stand in Beau and Mamie’s (my grandparents) home was housed in a highly polished mahogany casing: it kept the household on a strict routine, a week at a time. The clock chimed the quarter, half and each hour with majestic tone, reverberating through the house.  It stood in my grandfather’s…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Vibrant

Many of us are in the midst of colorless winter, and, for me, the drab tends to seep into my daily mood. Grey days, stark tree branches, muddy snowmelt, and a dimly shining sun make it difficult to remember the beauty of a warmer season. For this week’s photo challenge, I wanted to seek brightness:…