When most people think of gulls, they think of the ocean. These gulls with their transient nature have decided to give up the beaches of southern Texas and spend their time here at one of the small ponds here in the drylands of West Texas.


Why do we as humans have so much trouble with perseverance? Is it because we live in a time of convenience? Has technology and the speed of the world made it that easy to just quit and move on to something else? Is it the luxury of living in one of the wealthy countries?


My father passed away several years ago, and my grieving process has been a long unhealthy one. With some help I have recently started a healthier grieving process that allows me to celebrate my father rather than avoid any talk of him for fear of uncontrollable emotions. Thanks to Nikki’s prompt “LOVE” and Father’s Day, … More Love


  I was very excited when Nikki said she was going to start up her weekly creative prompt. She has been talking it over with me for awhile, and I think she picked a great prompt for the first challenge.


This weeks submission for Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge.

Happy Earth Day

I’ve been a nature nut since I was a teenager. Growing up in NM, I discovered a love and a connection with nature. The serenity and beauty inspire me, and recharge me. It’s where I can go to center myself or find my zen. Back then it was hiking, camping, rock climbing, bouldering and escaping. … More Happy Earth Day


I came across this picture of a bicycle that many would consider broken, as it is unusable for it’s original purpose. A local jewelry store turned it into a lawn ornament, so it is not broken it just found a new purpose. I believe there is a valuable take away here. Thank you to Frank … More Broken