When Parliament gathered, there was barely enough space for all the sitting members. The King’s representative, the Chancellor sat behind a long wooden table in a large ornate chair. From there, he directed the activities of the members of the House according to the rules of Saint Olaf. Lacking ornamentation, the chamber was adequate forContinue reading “FOWC with Fandango: Adequate”
Princess Pirouette the Younger and her older sister Princess Gargella were both in big trouble with their parents. They’d committed the one unforgivable transgression; that is, they had been rude to an underling. Everyday of their lives they’d been instilled by their parents with the supreme importance of being polite at all times. “No matterContinue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompt: Beacon”
Happy Leap Year Day! Perhaps we should include a little something extra? Please forgive me if my Flower of the Day submissions come across as formulaic: (1) Regular shot; (2) Macro; (3) Black and White. Why is there so much power in the number three? The example abound. Probably the most powerful example would beContinue reading “Cee’s FOTD Challenge: February 29, 2020”
Here I submit some serious signage for the Which Way Photo Challenge. I thought that this wrought iron arch looked groovy in the early morning light. There’s a hint of road in the lower righthand corner. Note the red Mustang that belongs to my beloved Dana. I’m one of the only people allowed to drive theContinue reading “Which Way Photo Challenge: February 28, 2020”
Sculpture Saturday from Mind over Memory.
Jez Braithwaite’s Water Water Everywhere Challenge
These sculptures were photographed last weekend at the Maryland State House in my home town of Annapolis. Marylanders are very proud of their state house. It is the only state house in the union that once housed the legislature of the republic. I believe it is the oldest structure of its kind in the countryContinue reading “Mind over Memory’s Sculpture Saturday”
Had she lived in a different era, then Queen Pirouette would have known that it was simply a viral infection that took several of her children away from her so early in their lives. When Little GarGar took ill at eight years of age, he’d shown every sign of being a healthy and robust child.Continue reading “Ragtag Daily Prompt: Viral”