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Monthly Archives: June 2011


Snapshots of a Marriage {3}: Heart of Gold

{Part 1,┬áPart 2} I bounded up the steps, excited to tell him how well my interview had gone, butView full post »


Photo a la {M}ode {17} :: Bokeh

First, my deepest apologies for not being consistent last week… We’ve had some serious weather movingView full post »


Another walk in my neighbor’s yard

Come, let’s walk in my neighbor’s garden again. The paths beckon, the critters areView full post »


Snapshots of a marriage {2}

{This story starts here.} Before I knew what had happened, he scooped me up by my waist and held meView full post »


{And} the rain did fall

The wind blew and the trees shook and it rained and it poured and we huddled close. And justView full post »


In the Morning

And in the morning when I rise, you bring a tear of joy to my eyes and tellView full post »


the beginning

What am I doing here? ***** I chugged the last gulp of ice water and slammed glass to bar, as if itView full post »


photo a la {m}ode {16} :: knowing when not to

ISO 100, f/3.5, 1/125, 70mm How are you enjoying manual mode? Are you sticking with it? Hope so. ButView full post »


study in my sunset magnolia

some days all i can do is pick up my camera and try to remember to {breathe} *note myView full post »


Restoring Jane :: Teaching Real Beauty

***** What is beauty? I mean, really? Dancing up the aisle at wedding. She was five years old,View full post »


Good Life

****** He squats down and draws them in close and he says to their tiny toddler selves, You are having aView full post »


Photo a la {M}ode {15} :: Take Better Photos with Any Camera

ISO 200, f/2.8, 1/8000, 70mm I guest posted at my friend Ruth’s blog yesterday, and I thoughtView full post »


Summer Nights

It’s that time of year that we hustle out to the boat in the evenings, take our turns atView full post »


Restoring Jane :: Focus

Do you remember hanging clothes on the line to dry? Chores? How about drawing a sink of hot waterView full post »


Photo a la {M}ode {14} :: Light Meter

This is a repost of Sure Signs of Spring. ISO 125, f/2.0, 60mm, 1/60 Oh the rains did come on Monday, but byView full post »