Portrait

This is my beautiful daughter. I took this photo a couple of years ago, and it is my favorite – and it is the one that has finally inspired me to attempt a portrait again, eight years after the last one. I don’t do faces. Yes, it’s a cop out, but it’s still the truth. […]

Starting Over

I’ve had a blog for over ten years, and during that time as I’ve updated and re-vamped and moved things around, I have done my best to move my random thoughts with me, to preserve at least some of what I’ve written over the years. This time though, I can’t find any of my old […]

Starting Over

Once Upon A Midnight Dreary

That damned rosebush is tap-tap-tapping at the bedroom window. Mamaw says you’re supposed to prune your rosebushes by Valentine’s Day. I didn’t. Now I remember why I got out there and trimmed it last year, in the first place. First thing tomorrow – well, not first thing – but tomorrow, I’ll have to find those […]

Once Upon A Midnight Dreary