Picture This Photo Contest

A Reminder For Picture This Deadline

– Posted in: Garden Photography

A reminder that the deadline for January's Picture This is tonight at 12 midnight EST;  there will be no exceptions. For all of you last minute folks, get moving. Please take the time to re-read the original post and rules. This month's contest, as expected, is going through the roof. I have been privileged to be able to spend time looking [...]

Thoughts For The New Year

– Posted in: Miscellaneous

 Did you ever wonder why the word ‘play’ is used to describe practicing an instrument? As a child after coming home from school and finishing my snack, I would tell my mother that I was going to ‘play the piano’. I would then sit down at the piano often practicing scales for a good half [...]