Here are a few interesting trees that caught my eye over the past week or so. I am submitting them to Dutch Goes the Photo! Tuesday Photo Challenge. If you follow this link, do explore their blog. There’s a lot going on there!
When the delegation from Parliament had finished with their pretty speeches, Queen Pirouette looked at them all from her high place on the throne with barely concealed exasperation. How can they be so stupid! She thought to herself. Clearing her throat, she immediately commanded silence from the assembly. “Whenever a delegation comes to me from theContinue reading “Tuesday Photo Challenge: Common”
Tuesday Photo Challenge: Glow
Through Mary… …to Jesus. Peace be with you. And also with you.
What the second photograph really represents is just a little fun, playing with some of the new features in Photoshop Elements 2020.
Pchtikwitle, the squirrel and his friend Tchk-tchk were on their way to enjoy some breakfast, but they couldn’t agree on the place. “Let’s go to Glenn. They’ve always got those yummy unsalted, roasted peanuts. On top of that, there’s sure to be some bird seed for dessert,” posited Tchk-Tchk. “I’m sick of that place!” CriedContinue reading “Tuesday Photo Challenge Week 187: Fantasy, November 19, 2019”
GarGar gazed dreamily at the miniature portrait of Princess Pirouette in a vain attempt to tune out the voice of his tutor. “Your Excellency,” he droned. “It’s never too soon to learn how to deal with the opposite sex appropriately. While there’s nothing wrong with giving a few trifles to your betrothed, it’s a slipperyContinue reading “Tuesday Photo Challenge: Slope, November 12, 2019”
It took a lot of collections to pay for the church’s new steeple. With the war against the “evil doers” raging, the cost of materials and labor were quite steep. Still, where there is a will, there is a way and now the parishioners would look with pride at their place of worship. “Protestants be damned!”Continue reading “Tuesday Photo Challenge: Steep, November 5, 2019”
According to the website, tclchinesetheatres.com, the former Grauman’s Chinese Theater receives more than four million visitors each year. TCL is the China-based company that bought naming rights for the theater over six years ago. This is not the first name-change for Grauman’s. Also once known as Mann’s Chinese Theater from 1973 to 2013, it wasContinue reading “Tuesday Photo Challenge: Tourism”