Life in Colour Photo Challenge – Green

Gardner Way Street Sign

I've been so mesmerized by Spring's arrival this month, I almost missed Travel Words Life in Colour Photo Challenge. (She posts the new color on the first Sunday of each month.) So, while Nature is beginning to unfold some of her greens, here's a few from my archives to meet the Green challenge: Besides this …

Scotland’s Ecclesiastical Blue Skies

Perthshire Mountains Scotland

"It was a beautiful, bright autumn day, with air like cider and a sky so blue you could drown in it." --- Diana Gabaldon, Outlander   Oh so true. I took this photo of the endless blue sky and Perthshire Mountains on my recent visit to Scotland... ...and this one too, of the Star Pyramid, …

The Good Weather Church

Blue sky with white puffy clouds over a rural church with autumn leaves in the fore band backgrounds

Wandering through Christianity, Buddhism, and Unity to my current interest of studying the Tao, I long ago exchanged organized religion for a more profound spirituality. Structured religion gave me a moral and ethical compass for living life. Eastern philosophies expanded my understanding. But, my spirituality deepened after a life altering illness, decades of consciously working …

Seeing through Obscurity

  Photos of Scotland appear like subdued, opalescent paintings to me. Yet, when viewing these strikingly beautiful landscapes in person, they are just as dream-like. Visiting Scotland a few weeks ago felt just as surreal in that I was finally fulfilling a lifelong dream...but learned early on that my beloved Ceilidh's Bess passed. As I …

Daily Prompt: Coincidence…

via Daily Prompt: Coincidence ...is a word I've replaced with synchronicity mostly after working through Julia Cameron's The Artist's Way book.  Before that, I viewed coincidence in the sense that there are no coincidences, meaning God has a hand in everything.  And I'm not referring to God of any particular religion but God as in …