ALL SEASONS- HIGH UP THERE

          Hello All Seasons Bloggers The photo link for All Seasons is open this week from July 1 till Wednesday July 4,  7pm, Pacific time Great to read your happy as well as difficult or agonizing experiences last week. Love the variety and your story is always worthy to be told!…

AFAR

        A zoom lens can make it look close, but Bridal Veil Falls at Yosemite Nat. Park is seen from afar! This is the waterfall I am writing about in All Seasons today (July 1st, 2018) One Word Sunday       Sprawling Branched  Sunday Tree

MUSIC in the WEEKEND

Better is one day in his courts than a thousands else where… Love music that lifts the spirit some music I like to be about God which brings rest  to the weary soul peace to the distressed resolution to the confused boldness to the fearful, and laughter of hope not a show about themselves, which…

PERSPECTIVE on Memorial Weekend

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WHERE S THE PARTY

  WHERE’s the party, guys? At oldest daughter’s house  – a graduation party third year in a row:) California style -NO ONE dresses up (except for the ultra rich) … Maybe – just maybe – the one who is celebrated. The hardest thing to get across to friends and family from Europe if they’re coming…

WHO

WHO???  I can’t think when I’m eating! One word Sunday       Bamboo trees in Japanese garden in Huntington Library Gardens in Pasadena, CA Sunday Tree

BETWEEN BRICKS OR ROCKS

    Placer County Courthouse in Auburn, CA  This is a rebuild of the first courthouse, because  it was destroyed by fire. This Renaissance style  one on the hill was finished  in 1898. Tue Treasure, Thurs. Doors       Ever since I’ve gone over to an Apple laptop my archives have been messed up…

ALL SEASONS – ITS MAY

         Hello All Season’s Bloggers, The link this week is open from Sunday May 6 through Wednesday May  9  till 7pm, Pacific time. Many thanks for your lovely  and interesting posts and photos of last week! They give great motivation to start the week and say “Let’s do this!” Now it’s May,  previously…

CELEBRITY -NOT WHAT YOU THINK

  THE ONE WORD SUNDAY today is CELEBRITIES Oil, 24 x 24 inch, The Cotton Candy Rose,  ©St Germain   My first series in my paintings of  the Celebrity Collection was totally unplanned.  This title came since at that time I lived in the suburbs of Los Angeles and Hollywood was only an hour away….

UNEXPECTED VIEWS

Wretched A hutong in Beijing We accidentally stumbled on this third world side of China, when the toilet in our hotel room overflowed. It couldn’t be fixed at sundown.  They suggested for us to go to the hutong in the alley to brush our teeth and go to the bathroom ( a community of  houses…

WEEKEND READING

LITERAL – looking for a book for this Sunday, oh yeah that one. But then I saw another one. Oh no, this one! Ended up with not know which to choose, so here they are, two of my rows of most of my cherished art books. A mix of biographies and how-to books. One Word…

ALL SEASONS – A DRIVE THROUGH

       Hello Seasons Bloggers, This week is from Sunday April15 through Wednesday April 18 to 7pm, Pacific time. Am posting this a little earlier than normal because I am at a conference on Saturday in another city  and don’t know if I can make it to the computer in time  for the early birds…