Monthly Archives: January 2014

Weekly Photo Challenge – Object

Our photographs tell stories, big and small. Some of our images are landscapes, offering wide and sweeping views of a scene; these pictures might tell the tales of an entire city, or a tapestry of stories of many people. Some … Continue reading

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Fade To Black

The great and powerful Jester at The Matticus Kingdom provided his loyal subjects with a fascinating and thought provoking prompt today.  He commands us to finish the phrase: If TV killed the radio star, then it is perfectly reasonable to … Continue reading

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The Apple Of His Eye

Note:  This is a light-hearted parody of the Judeo-Christian creation tradition. Adam paced back and forth in the Garden.  He was a nervous wreck.  Daddy had promised him a playmate; someone like himself, yet different. His half-brothers Michael, Gabriel, and … Continue reading

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A Day In The Life

6:30 am I hear the humans starting to move.  It’s still dark outside, but maybe it’s time for them to get up.  I’ve been waiting patiently for so long now.  I’m hungry.  Don’t they understand my needs?  Again, they are … Continue reading

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Ese’s Shoot & Quote Challenge – Imagination

For this week’s challenge, Ese wants us to use our imagination . . . to set our imaginations free . . . to let our imaginations take flight . . . okay, I think I understand the task. I saw … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge – Juxtaposition

This week Michelle asks us to find ‘juxtapositions –  the act of placing things side by side, especially for the purpose of comparison or contrast’. I like photographing “I was here” type shots.  While I guess this can also be … Continue reading

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Embedded

“Ya gotta have stage presence,” Jesse crooned as he jumped up on his chair then the table in the all but deserted saloon.  Deserted except for Jesse, Frank, and myself.  Even the bartender was indisposed; tied up in the storeroom … Continue reading

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