Refreshing chilled beverage

Still Life Photography – Summer's delightful essence A glass of chilled sparkling watermelon flavored beverage “The simple things are also the most extraordinary things.”Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist "There's not a man, woman or child on the face of the earth who doesn't enjoy a tasty beverage."David Letterman Yummy, icy cool beverage In response to Photo Challenge…

Unusual children’s park

Westmoreland Park – A Nature based play area Westmoreland Park is a one of a kind 43-acre park . Unusual & creative children’s play area near Crystal Springs Creek. Connect to Nature – Crystal Springs “The wonder is that we can see these trees and not wonder more.”    Ralph Waldo Emerson Interaction with Nature…

Gate to Eternity – B&W Photography

“Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.” Khalil Gibran   Canon PowerShot ƒ/5.0, 28.4 mm, 1/125 ISO 125 “The world is all gates, all opportunities, strings of tension waiting to be struck.” Ralph Waldo Emerson    

Iphone Panorama

Walton Beach – Sauvie Island Iphone photography – panorama @PDX Sauvie Island beach “Nature is an infinite sphere whose center is everywhere and whose circumference is nowhere” Blaise Pascal When the light escaped swiftly, The good darkness whispered.. thoughts of kind and moxie Dusky dusk.   In response to WordPress weekly photo challenge Collage

Canva collages

Photo colloages designed using Canva “Creativity is a combination of discipline and childlike spirit.” Robert Greene “Joy in looking and comprehending is nature’s most beautiful gift.” Albert Einstein

Still life – Macro Photography

“The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close-up.” Chuck Palahniuk Green Lemon symmetrical macro   In response to the daily prompt – Grit “Grit is what separates fruitful lives from aimlessness. “ John Ortberg

Sun Sea Sand and Summer

Beach, Sea, Ocean SUNSET "No matter what you say about it, there is always that which you can't." Christopher Paolini Haiku Sunset, sea and sandOne ticked hour by evening lightNature bridge bright yay!  

Waterfall melodies

​Silver Falls State Park ​   “Beauty is truth,truth beauty,that is all ye know on earth, and all ye need to know.” John Keats In response to the WordPress daily post Photo challenge Delta    

The Wheel of time

“Hope is a Ferris wheel– It takes low and high; And when you reach the top, It’s like you can touch the sky! And when it takes you down hope becomes a thing that, When you’re getting off, You take with you to bring.” Robin Herrera