Something lovely…

Sometimes I forget to take my camera with me when I leave home, and invariably I miss some momentous or fantastic shot that haunts me forever…er, maybe not that long…but I would have been truly regretful had yesterday been one of those times!   The cloud dissipated quickly between shots; in a nanosecond the heart was gone.    Would that have this cloud been visible back in … Continue reading Something lovely…

Sundog and Unusual Clouds RE-Blogged from I Read Encyclopedias…

Originally posted on I Read Encyclopedias for Fun:
Yesterday, I was able to see a great phenomenon known as a sundog. These things are part of a halo around the sun and created by hexagonal ice crystals in the air, usually with cirrus clouds. Well, there were plenty of cirrus clouds yesterday. This sundog that I saw was rainbow coloured, though it didn’t turn out… Continue reading Sundog and Unusual Clouds RE-Blogged from I Read Encyclopedias…

What Do You See?

What do you see in the photo that I used in the header of this blog? Sure, Clouds.   But what do you see in the cloud formation? What I see is two small dogs playing…the one on the left  (use the “eye” as a vantage point) is sparring with the one on the right.   A touch of imagination shows another little dog  jumping in the air with … Continue reading What Do You See?

Time to Try a New Theme….Ta Da

[Updated version of this post.] Yep, its that time again…a brand new theme for my blog.    This one is called Colinear. The main reason I looked for another theme was that I wanted to show off the photo of this gorgeous cloud formation, and a small header space just didn’t do it justice.  I wanted the whole cloud surrounded by blue sky, and some tree … Continue reading Time to Try a New Theme….Ta Da