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Spending time at home to me is sitting in front of my computer and writing books. Over the years I have completed five manuscripts, and I am currently working on another. 309 more words


The Joy of Photography

This weekend, I spent a delightful morning with my macro lens and my SLR camera at the Kew Gardens Alluring Orchid display. The orchids were breathtaking and my macro lens meant that I could get up close to the orchids and photograph them in new and adventurous ways. 603 more words

Camera Phone

#905 Laos 15/02/02

Patrik has sent this nice cover from Laos, thank you! It was posted in Luangprabang (ຫຼວງພຣະບາງ) on February 2 and arrived on February 10, 2015. 68 more words


Orchids on Black - Monochrome Monday

Sometimes when you convert beautiful flowers into black and white you lose all that makes them beautiful.  Then there are the other times, the times when the conversion shows you the bits and pieces of the flower that you did not notice because of all of the vibrant colors – textures immediately come to mind.   101 more words


Papa's Passion

Each day’s light continually captured the delicate elegance and purity of each orchid. Hundreds lining the interior benches of each greenhouse. The endless beauty and grace became the gifts he gave, freely to others who learned the art of growing this beauty. 43 more words


The Beauty in Photography

I think nature is so beautiful. To think that the earth just made these flowers naturally. Beauty is all around us and I think sometimes we forget to notice it. 304 more words