Category Archives: Photos I took

Flower of the Day: March 23, 2020

Cee’s Flower of the Day.

Scenes from Helleborganza, day 15

March Photo a Day Challenge, Day 23: Grid

Here is City Sonnet’s March Photo a Day Challenge!

Today’s theme is: Grid.

The ceiling grid in the cafe on my last outing for a long time:  Helleborganza on Salt Spring.  It’s lucky we went when we did!

2020 365: Day 82 (March 22)

The prompt today is “Negative Space”.

Blogging from A to Z Challenge: 2020 Theme Reveal!

Welcome to the Great and Powerful Blogging from A to Z 2020 Theme Reveal!

This is the 11th year of the challenge, and I’ve been a participant since 2014.  Every year I choose a theme, and every year I blog it on the fly.  But this year will be different!  I am starting to write my posts now – it is giving me a creative break from the chaos that is my eLearning life during the coronavirus panic at my college, as all courses are moving from face to face to alternative delivery.

Before I reveal my 2020 theme, here are themes from challenges past:

  • 2014:  I blogged about our house, and the befores and afters of the renos we did and changes we made after buying it.
  • 2015: I blogged about interesting places in Victoria (all close to home).
  • 2016: I blogged about learning to use my DSLR
  • 2017: I blogged about my ‘hood in Welcome to James Bay!
  • 2018: I blogged about the wonderful world of wabi-sabi in photographs.
  • 2019:  I blogged about A picture-story a day (in the life, so to speak)

And now, my Blogging from A to Z Challenge 2020 Theme!  Drum roll please…..

Female Photographers!

Yes – I wanted to blog photography, and then I thought, hey – I need to learn more about photography.  So, should I blog about this history of photography?  Or what about photographers?  Names would be easy for A-Z, so I started listing photographers’ names, and then realized, what is with all these male names?  I need to blog about female photographers!  So, that’s what I am going to do.  A little research, a little writing, and maybe some photography “in the style of…” to challenge me further.

I have my list, but I am not posting it yet as it may change (since I still need a bit of flying by the seat of my pants for this challenge)!

So, I will see you on April 1st for my first Female Photographers post!

This post approved by Elliot.

Fandango’s One Word Challenge: Contemplate

“Welcome to Fandango’s One-Word Challenge (aka, FOWC). It’s designed to fill the void after WordPress bailed on its daily one-word prompt. Today’s word is “Contemplate.””

RagTag Daily Prompt: Hang On

A response in starting over with a new daily avoidance (or non-avoidance, as the case may be), here with the Ragtag Daily Prompt , today is  Hang On.”

Missing my training sessions, even the exercises where I have to hang on for dear life!!

Flower of the Day: March 22, 2020

Cee’s Flower of the Day.

Scenes from Helleborganza, day 14

March Photo a Day Challenge, Day 22: Vibrant

Here is City Sonnet’s March Photo a Day Challenge!

Today’s theme is: Vibrant.

It was a vibrant day for a walk (albeit, a very quiet walk) yesterday…

2020 365: Day 81 (March 21)

The prompt today is “Signs of the New Season”.

The Herons are back!!

First Caturday since remote office-ing

Yes, I have now been remote office-ing for two days.  And as of last Thursday evening, Kevin’s clinic (optometry) is now closed, so he will also be home.  Luckily we have the ocean nearby, a grocery store still open, albeit on reduced hours, a wine store (open for now) and kitties!  Stay safe and take care of each other!

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bushboys world

Photos of my world and other stuff I hope you will enjoy too. Photos taken with Canon PowershotSX70HS Photos can be purchased.


Photographic Travel Tales

Time for my thoughts...

Random musings on life, the universe, and everything

Island in the Net

A personal website by Khürt Williams, with inchoate ramblings on technology, photography, beer, and geekery.

Rereading Jane Eyre

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Still Smiling

Smiling through the good times and the bad

Fiesta Estrellas

creativity and gentleness gathers here.

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Vacations and family fun can be any day you choose.

Ripples of Insight

Pouring My Art Out

a Heart on the matter

words from my heart