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Fall – Vancouver Island

I took this abstract photo when I visited Canada. Golden leaves on the trees … clouds reflected in the water. It was beautiful. The scene called to my creative spirit to be photographed as an abstract. I titled this image Falling … Continued

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Why I Deleted Yesterday’s Post

Some of you read yesterday’s post. Around midday, yesterday, I deleted it. Well, actually, I turned the post settings to “private” so they aren’t visible. At some point in the future, I will turn them back to public. I sometimes … Continued

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I have almost this entire week free. A “free” week NEVER happens … but I had cleared my calendar thinking I would have a brand new puppy this week. I wanted an open schedule so I could bond with him, … Continued

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The Pet Adoption Process

Did you know how difficult it has become to adopt/purchase/rescue a dog? I had a friend go through the process awhile back. He joked about it taking nine months, the “interrogation process” he endured, endless paperwork, etc. He said it … Continued

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The Weekend Without Pictures

I hope you had a good weekend. I went to see Gone Girl. It was really good. I had read the book when it first came out. I always worry movies will be disappointing compared to the books they originate … Continued

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I’ve had a rough couple weeks. My sister’s accident. The puppy heartbreak. A rattlesnake hissing at me in my own garage. Terrible, painful, girl-parts tests. (The test was AWFUL!) I’m kind of down in the dumps. More than the disappointment … Continued

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This and That

•  I closed comments on the post about my heartbreaking puppy experience. Sometimes, when people know they’ve behaved badly, they try to save face by misleading others about what they’ve done and/or why they’ve done it. Maybe they even convince … Continued

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I had an unexpected houseguest yesterday. I arrived home at the end of the day. I was walking through my garage. I was lost in thought. I heard a hiss, and a rattle. I looked up to see a female … Continued

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Closet Issues

My bedroom has a very small closet. It also sits at a very strange angle making it impossible to add shelves and/or put in any decent type of closet organizer. I envy all those nice modern homes with big, gigantic, … Continued