Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #81: Find Something Red

When I started looking through my photos for this Lens-Artist’s Challenge I was surprised how many photos I found with the color red.  It was almost as though I hadn’t see it before.  Isn’t it surprising how much we do not see, until we look for it? The top photo, as well as the first…

Lens Artists Photo Challenge #78 – Special Spot Shots: Antigua

When I noticed this next Lens Artist challenge, Special Spot Shots, I got excited! Special photos are awesome.  They bring back warm memories and make me smile. Here is my short story: As I was getting ready to turn 50, six years ago (yikes!), I planned my own celebration that took us to our first…

Destination: Discovery -Point Arena, CA

We headed down the steep incline.  This was the direction we were given. I was sure we took the correct turn.  He said it will look like you are going to drive off the pier, and he was right.  This is one of those cases where the GPS was not helpful.  We were there, but…

60 Years: Love Intentional, Unconditional

Today my parents celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary.  Today my thoughts take me to their beginning, 60 years ago.  To many, a lifetime, and the span in between filled with joys, laughter, sadness, hardship, tragedies, successes and celebrations.  But if you were to ask them, they would say it was worth every moment. Usually my…