Hidden Spring

Hidden Spring

  Hidden Spring. Late Snow. Spring blooms. Roanoke, Virginia. Sony Alpha 7 II |Sony FE 28-70 mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS |ISO 100 |28 mm |f/3.5 Sony Alpha 7 II |Sony FE 28-70 mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS |ISO 100 |37 mm |f/4 Sony Alpha 7 II |Sony FE 28-70 mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS |ISO 100 |34 mm |f/9 Sony [...]

Spring is Here : Virginia

Spring is Here : Virginia

  Springtime.   No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow - Proverb Thank goodness! I've been waiting patiently for some green to begin sprouting. And finally... Southwest Virginia has obliged. Some old-fashioned things like fresh air and sunshine are hard to beat. - Laura Ingalls Wilder There are vibrant greens reminding [...]

Atop the World

Atop the World

How's the view from atop the world? How's the view when everything is going your way? A smile on your face? A kind word on your lips? A light shining for all to see? How's the view when you're all alone? How's the view when life is caving in? Do you still radiate the light [...]

Decisions, Decisions…

Decisions, Decisions…

Decisions, Decisions. I know that Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow on Groundhog Day and we are supposed to have an even longer winter, but I can tell why some of the other groundhog's didn't make the same prediction. Virginia Weather. The weather here in Virginia has been very indecisive. 30's one day with snow flurries and biting [...]

Change is always happening

I've had some thoughts rolling around for awhile, and yet when I put pen to paper (or fingers to keyboard), they do not flow out cohesively.  I am hoping that today they have found a way to flow with the ease of a river racing to its conclusion. The oldest became an official solo driver [...]

WPC- A Face Finding Her Way

WPC- A Face Finding Her Way

A Face Finding Her Way. Reflections. Confusion sets in Am I this me or that me Still finding myself -Amy Lyon Smith Haiku. I've been wanting to take a try at writing Haiku.  I like how it expresses so much by saying so little. I tend to get sidetracked and tell 100 different stories before [...]

It’s beginning to look at lot like….Spring

  Where flowers bloom, so does hope -Lady Bird Johnson   My favorite weather is bird chirping weather -Terri Guillemets   Springtime is the land awakening.  The March winds are the morning yawn. - Lewis Grizzard   Have a Great Weekend!! Let your light shine! Amy