Here At the End of All Things

Frodo Baggins: [closes his eyes] I can see the Shire. The Brandywine River. Bag End. Gandalf’s fireworks, the lights, the party tree. Samwise Gamgee: Rosie Cotton dancing. She had ribbons in her hair. If ever I was to marry someone… it would have been her. It would have been her! Frodo Baggins: I’m glad to […]

Visitation (Snow Angels at Fairview Cemetery)

Make that re-visitation. I wandered through the cemetery today (through the piles of snow) I figured I better get some shots before the next round of storms hits Monday. I made two amazing discoveries today. At the bottom of one of my favorite statues I found this odd little thing I never noticed before, a […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Down

Going down the slide stairs at Exchange Park… I came to this park all the time with my mom and brother when I was young and even had a combined graduation “open house” at one of the shelters with my best friend. I just drove through Exchange today after taking photos in nearby Fairview Cemetery. […]

Dead Dandelion Disco [Digital Macro Photo Series]

Summer is coming to a close but I still notice little dandelions popping up from time to time. I have always loved these “weeds” and am fascinated with their growing process. They sprout up as closed buds, blossoming into bright yellow petals, and then die, turning into delicate stems of iconic floating white seeds. When […]

Ecclesiastical Quotes According to an Ex-Believer

I used to attend church every Sunday but now I can’t remember the last time I set foot in a church or wanted to. When I was young you couldn’t keep me away from Sunday School or A.W.A.N.A.S or the various youth groups I frequented. I took time most mornings and throughout the day to […]

Lilacs in a Happy Chef Jar

This photo-series is dedicated to my friend Sam because Lilacs really do remind her of death and she got me one of my first jobs at Happy Chef in Waterloo, which recently closed. I picked the Lilacs from my backyard and they have since withered and decayed themselves…

Ginger ♥

This is my kitty, she will be missed dearly by me. This song is A True Story of a Story of True Love by The Books, they are an awesome band. (Did you see their link in the music section on the right side of my blog?) I am working on several poetry videos to […]