Lens-Artists Challenge: Over the Hill

Donna invites us to participate as she hosts this week’s photo challenge “Over the Hill”. Please visit her post here and see the inspiring message she shares. I feel like I’ve faced a few hills in my life lately. Two weeks ago we escaped town for a few days. My husband volunteers as an official…

Oh yes! Here comes the sun! LAPC

I could not resist this Lens-Artists Photo Challenge by Amy: Here comes the sun! And although I know I did post similar photos last year, this is the perfect time for more 🌞 Each morning on my walk I look to the east and watch for my morning sun to rise! These are all phone…

Along the wash

Yesterday morning I walked along the wash. A few things are coming to life with the recent rains. I found green things growing in areas where the water runs off or pools. Praying for more rain to come 🙏 Have a blessed Sunday! In every walk with nature one receives far more than he seeks….

Gambel’s Quail

These guys are a bit tough to photograph. They are amazingly quick on their feet! This male quail posed beautifully for me this morning. I love that he is in his natural environment perched on a branch.

Narrow-striped Forceptail

Yesterday I saw this beautiful dragonfly on my walk at our local wetlands, a city run water reclamation park. I’ve identified about sixteen so far and discovered this is a new-to-me dragonfly discovery. I was glad the sun came out to shine on this beautiful guy! The beginning of knowledge is the discovery of something…