My Little Jumper

This morning while haphazardly snapping photos around a large plant outside our house, I saw this little jumper through my camera lens. I have captured a little jumping spider (see post here) a couple of times before.  I didn’t even realize it until I looked at the photos on my computer.  They are that tiny….

Up before the sun

Yes, I headed out for another photo walk this morning.  It was crazy hot, already above 80 degrees before 6:00 am.  And for us, humid.  I guess that will help me really appreciate fall when it arrives. Although the sun came up and shined beautifully for a few moments, it hit clouds and throughout my…

What makes your day?

Is it a beautiful sunrise with the sun streaming through the window to brighten your home?Is it a morning walk with a treasured family dog? Maybe it’s a fun surprise discovered on your desk at work when you arrive, or your boss greeting you and thanking you being there for her. Some people may answer…

Good Morning Sunshine

It’s Monsoon Season in the desert. Waiting Hoping Praying for rain The landscapes are dry Flowers are few Only a true desert lover can see the beauty As I walk down the path this morning at dawn, camera in hand, I am on a scavenger hunt for photo jewels that bring out the beauty hidden…

Early Morning

I wake up early in the morning and look outside, expecting to see something beautiful. And I do. I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning. -J. B. Priestley