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Monochrome Mania

A friend and work colleague of mine who also happens to be a photographer started posting snapshots in her Facebook feed last week.  The challenge was to take a photo a day from your life with no people featured in them and provide no explanation.  162 more words


Golden Tones

oh, for one meadowlark
to warm this winter day
with its golden tones


This Leather Couch

This leather couch
I have sat in this leather couch
nearly 10 years
Is there anything more comfortable
than a leather couch
You don’t set here… 76 more words


It's coming...

Well, finally, fall seems to have come to Georgia! We have had temperatures above normal by about 10-15 degrees up until this week. Now, this week, we’ve had crisp, cool mornings and the past couple of days have been a bit below average for this time of year (normal is about 73 right now) and it’s been so refreshing and invigorating! 440 more words


Frost Descends 霜降 shuāng jiàng Oct 23rd

Frost’s Descent is the 18th term and the last solar term of autumn, during which time the weather becomes much colder than before and ice crystals form as frost begins to appear.  463 more words


October colours in the courtyard

The Staghorn Sumac tree we planted five years ago is performing its annual show, warming the courtyard with flaming orange and red as the weather cools. 6 more words


The Party at the End of the Summer

It was oppressively hot, but it was worse inside. The idea for the party had been born earlier that month, straight out of the heatwave, full of desperate loneliness and braised, salted wounds. 806 more words