Tag Archives: beach

Treasure Hunt

Not so long ago, a mother and her daughter took a morning walk along the beach. They saw something washing up on the beach but getting sucked back into the sea.  They watched for a while wondering whether the waves … Continue reading

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Does Self-Expression Equal Creativity?

Krista from the Daily Post titled this week’s photo challenge “Express Yourself.” Self-expression comes in a number of ways: expressing one’s feelings (emotional self-expression); expressing our creative impulses through writing, painting, sculpting, photographing, knitting, dancing, or skate-boarding (artistic self-expression); expressing … Continue reading

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Glitter, Shine, and Twinkle – Magical Light

My favorite winter escape is always to places where it’s warmer.  This time it was a short trip to Kiawah Island, just outside of Charleston, South Carolina.  The sun smiled on us the entire time, coloring the horizon with pink … Continue reading

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Megans Bay, St. Thomas: On the Water (2)

Megans Bay on St. Thomas’ North coast is among the most beautiful beaches in the Caribbean. We spent the day there – swimming, resting, wandering along the beach, watching birds, fish, and people. I could have been content looking at … Continue reading

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A Study in Contrasts

On a trip down to Lake Moomaw today, an abundance of contrasting patterns popped up everywhere: At the river’s curve, golden brown water mixed with green water. I suspect the color difference was a function of the water’s depth. Here, … Continue reading

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