THE SLANTED LIGHT BEFORE SUNSET – Marilyn Armstrong

It was late in the afternoon and the sun had swung from the northeast side of the house where the orchids are growing to the living room which faces northwest. I love the slanted yellow light which shines through the front window. It only shows up during certain months of the year, mainly late February … Continue reading THE SLANTED LIGHT BEFORE SUNSET – Marilyn Armstrong

BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON #17 – Marilyn Armstrong

By the light of the moon The sky is grey with snow expected, but it might be rain. it's supposed to get cold. January is normally our coldest month, except it has been springtime warm. I don't have any flowers blooming, but I wouldn't be surprised if people with better gardens are seeing very early … Continue reading BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON #17 – Marilyn Armstrong

SUNNY MIDDAY, A RED FINCH AND FRIENDS #13 – Marilyn Armstrong

RED FINCH AND FRIENDS The finches have been conspicuous in their absence. I suspected it was because they didn't like the food -- or couldn't eat it -- so I changed food. And suddenly, we've had lots of Goldfinch and today, for the first time (well, second really), a red one came and hung around … Continue reading SUNNY MIDDAY, A RED FINCH AND FRIENDS #13 – Marilyn Armstrong

SQUARED UP ARIZONA SUNSETS #12 – Marilyn Armstrong

ON THE SQUARE - ARIZONA SUNSETS #12 - Marilyn Armstrong I was amazed at the sunsets everywhere in Arizona. Just when I thought they couldn't be better, the next night would be even more brilliant. And so it went from one night to the next night, glorious sunset after sunset. In the mountains and even … Continue reading SQUARED UP ARIZONA SUNSETS #12 – Marilyn Armstrong

EAGLES NEST ALONG THE RIVER #11 – GARRY ARMSTRONG

Eagles nest along the river - Garry Armstrong The same day as the fabulous sunset, I went out with Tom in his little boat. I took this picture of a bird on the channel marker in the river. I was too far away to see what it was. Marilyn instantly spotted it as an American … Continue reading EAGLES NEST ALONG THE RIVER #11 – GARRY ARMSTRONG