Tag: wordpress photo challenge

WPC: Symbol

“This week, share a symbol with us….choose something that is uniquely symbolic and relevant to you, and share the story behind it.” —WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge I stepped outside to take some photos and saw this leaf on the ground—a symbol of the love that I felt, at that moment, for the opportunity to do…

WPC: Broken

“…capture something broken: an old window, a vintage sign, a toy never fixed, a contemplative friend. Or go deeper: find beauty in something broken.” —WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge I took this photo during a visit to Mare Island in Vallejo, CA.

WPC: Blur

It is almost one year since I retired and in many ways life has been a blur. I have been able to enjoy the quiet solitude of spending time with The Lioness. We have been able to travel a bit and reconnect with friends and family. We are optimistic about the future, as distant and…

WPC: Ephemeral

Maybe it was the time of day, almost noon, or the location—in the dappled shade under a hardwood tree. Sitting quietly at a curb in California, this sedan emerged from the shadows of history to take me on an ephemeral trip down Memory Lane. The aqua blue and chrome of this 1954 Chevy transported me…

WPC: 3 Shades of Orange

It is not just Orange, it is International Orange. I spent 15 years working on the Golden Gate Bridge, the one place where it is Halloween every day—at least it is the same color palette as Halloween everyday. Rotating shifts every week gave me the amazing opportunity to see the bridge in every kind of…