FESTIVAL OF LEAVES – MID-OCTOBER IN NEW ENGLAND – Marilyn Armstrong

Festival of Leaves 2018 ~ Week # 4: The Orange on the Side of the Road It is the middle of October and it should be the peak of the peak of the color change. Usually, Columbus Day marks the peak of the autumnal glow in New England, but summer lasted longer than usual ... like … Continue reading FESTIVAL OF LEAVES – MID-OCTOBER IN NEW ENGLAND – Marilyn Armstrong

ORANGE IS NOT A NEW BLACK – JUST ORANGE – Marilyn Armstrong

RDP# Tuesday prompt: ORANGE We recently bought a new-er car. It is a Jeep Renegade and it is very orange. Bright orange. It's the same color Garry's 1969 Dodge Challenger ragtop was. He loved that car and kept it for 20 years when it stopped being even minimally reliable. So, in a way, this is … Continue reading ORANGE IS NOT A NEW BLACK – JUST ORANGE – Marilyn Armstrong

ORANGE! – Marilyn Armstrong

A Photo a Week Challenge: Orange From Nancy Merrill: Orange is a really fun color to photograph. There are many things in nature that are orange: pumpkins, oranges, flowers. This little fellow really, really wanted to join his big brothers playing at the Christmas piano recital. Even though he was a little young to take … Continue reading ORANGE! – Marilyn Armstrong

BARGAIN HUNTING – THE SPORT

I have acquired a lot of sweaters over the years. This is New England. Winters are long. Heat is expensive. Sweaters fill the gap. This morning I noticed more than half my sweaters are purple. I've got a few in black, a couple in red, but purple dominates. The sweaters used to be all black. I'm from New York where women wear black. It's … Continue reading BARGAIN HUNTING – THE SPORT

THE MANY FACES OF ORANGE

Photo Challenge: Orange you glad it’s photo challenge time? This week, share a group of photos where orange is either the dominant color, or provides a bold highlight. Shoot for at least three photos, and look for different shades — bright neons, deep rusts, delicate peaches. I think of orange as the color of autumn. … Continue reading THE MANY FACES OF ORANGE