Random brilliance from across the blogosphere…
I am just beginning, thought the bot called Over and this time did not think the notion was the least bit silly.
– Amy Severson
After taking my nephew’s senior pictures, I wanted to get more practice with portraits. And I wanted to use a female model who would, presumably, be less camera-shy and more likely to hold a pose. I immediately thought of Kendall, my second cousin. So I asked, and she said yes! Last Saturday morning, we got together for our photo shoot, and she was just terrific. continue reading…
I hit the Publish button on my first ever blog post a year ago today. Well, a year and about two hours ago. Immediately afterwards, I wrote my second ever blog post, which was much more to the point (and even now, it more accurately describes my blog than anything else). I was going to say that I still don’t have a theme, but I guess the theme is me, just what I think or feel, what’s going on in my life, a few triumphs and many, many foibles. I’ve written about God, snakes, friends and family, cutting the grass, my hometown, and depression. I’ve shared my journals, my poetry, and my photos, a little bit of comedy and a lot of truth. I’ve asked some questions. I’ve contemplated art and infinity, thankfulness and being nice. You know what? I feel like a lot has happened in a year. continue reading…