Tag Archives: war

Ukraine on my mind

While I was working on this Great Blue Heron photo, the colors immediately reminded me of the Ukrainian flag. May Ukraine and her people emerge victorious from this assault on their freedom and sovereignty. The barbarian, primitive idea of killing … Continue reading

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She’s gone now, but never forgotten

My paternal grandmother, Franziska Klementine, was my favorite grandparent. We called her “Oma.” She died in her late 60s. Certainly, there were medical diagnoses attached to her death but I think she died of a broken heart and shattered dreams. … Continue reading

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Frayed, fringed, and frazzled

The theme of this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is “Fray.” My mind kept wandering to fringes, borders, and edges. It seemed to me that a frayed edge was not merely a “fringe” but it was a worn fringe or edge. … Continue reading

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