Monthly Archives: August 2013

Weekly Photo Challenge – SEA

This week’s photo challenge is “SEA”.  As this has been a major theme of many of my posts this is an easy challenge.  Apologies if some of these photos have been seen before. Check out other great “SEA” posts here. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – 28 August, 2013

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Word A Week Challenge – PINK

This week’s Word A Week Challenge is “Pink”. Here are some late summer roses. For more great responses head over to A Word In Your Ear.

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Focus

I have been using a ten year old point and shoot camera for all of my photography.  I’m not very good with figuring out all the different abilities it has, but I think through sheer luck I have a couple … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – The Columbia River

We were fortunate enough to be invited out onto our friends’ boat to cruise the Columbia River yesterday.  To be sure, this is not a fancy pleasure craft or sport boat.  It’s an over 50 years old fishing boat, and … Continue reading

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Summer’s Out Of Reach

I can feel it in the air.  The shift from summer to autumn is beginning.  While it is just nearing the end of August and the temperatures here in the Pacific Northwest are still quite warm, there is a definite … Continue reading

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A View Off The Porch – Cape Disappointment State Park

While getting off the porch and going to the beach is not a new “off the Porch” activity, Poncho and I did make a stop at Cape Disappointment State Park.  I find it amazing how many times we have driven … Continue reading

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The Texture of the Beach

When I am lucky enough to find myself at the beach I am always awestruck by the different textures that greet the eye. The waves in the sand created by the wind are some of the most beautiful and dynamic. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Carefree

Sunset on the beach with good friends.  This is what “carefree” means to me. For more “carefree” moments head over to the Weekly Photo Challenge.

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Word A Week Challenge – Herd

We had the opportunity to get back to our friends’ beach house this week.  On my walk out on the sand several seagulls were napping along the surf line.  So here is my interpretation of “Herd”; a flock of seagulls.  … Continue reading

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