Daniel noticed the first sign of spring daffodils on Sunday evening. This tiny bulb is braving snow right now; I hope it can manage. Other images: wooden curly cue on fallen branch; fresh snow on leaves; spindly branches in fog
For this week's challenge, I focused on bright spots amid the gray rather than on authentic neon tones. Still, I think I came pretty close. My instagram photo depicts the quaint yellow building in which I reunited with my friend, Taylor, for country cookin' before thrift shopping in Ruckersville. The DSLR photo, taken in the … Continue reading one word photo challenge: neon
The sun was shining earlier so I decided it was high time for a walk around the neighborhood, but by the time I got home and ate lunch, it was cloudy and the temperature had begun to drop. I've been playing a bit with instagram since I got an iPad Mini for Christmas. The above … Continue reading instaround.
Tiptoeing around the backyard squishing muddy earth into the ridges of my boots seemed like the best thing to do on this quiet Christmas Eve Eve afternoon. The town is bustling with holiday vacationers, but no one thought to plan any last minute events. I'm going to try to convince Daniel to eat popcorn and … Continue reading leaves & berries
Black and White film is as close as you can get to encapsulating nostalgia. Photos from late summer in Florida and winter in Charlottesville.
Sorry for the silence this week. I've been stuck inside and haven't felt particularly inspired to write anything. We had two inches of snow on Friday, but my camera battery died. I ventured out in the evening with my film camera instead. I'm sure I'll be pleasantly surprised by whatever I captured 6 or 7 … Continue reading unrelated statements
January flew by despite being full of ups and downs. The weather was cold, then hot, then cold again, and my brain chemicals didn't know how to react. I was really hard on myself for being lazy and depressed, but I came out of it and now I'm on an emotional upswing. This month, I … Continue reading month in review: January ’13
Every morning I open the bedroom curtain just a bit to let more light in to do my makeup. This morning, I looked out and exclaimed, Oh my gosh!, waking up Daniel on accident. A blanket of snow covered every horizontal surface, including my car. They predict another snowfall this evening. Tomorrow may be my … Continue reading snow day