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Mr. Lincoln bud
shared last Tuesday opened as

older rose faded ;–)

Experimenting …
black and white roses can be

quite fascinating ;–)

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Black and White – Newspaper

Black and White – Scenic Landscape

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and Monochrome Mania.

Thought for Today
“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.”
Martin Luther King Jr.

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Thought for Today
“Chase down your passion like it’s the last bus of the night.”
Glade Byron Addams

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Thought for Today
“It is not enough to be busy … the question is: what are we busy about?”
Henry David Thoreau


Ruby Red Berries, Begonias & Pansies



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This is my 4th Monochrome Monday


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Thought for Today
“If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.”
Lucy Larcom

Belatedly multi-tasking … Here’s

Mellow Yellow Monday #6Macro Monday #4

Ruby Tuesday & Today’s Flowers

… all in one!


Red Pansies with Yellow Centers
… slightly tinged with mud splatters after recent rains.


Photos taken with my Nikon D60
using a Tamron 28-300 lens & collaged with PSE6

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Thought for Today
“Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.”  Henry David Thoreau


Photos taken on a walk around my neighborhood
and collaged with PSE6 by me



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Thought for Today
“Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence."  Eric Fromm


Found outside Moon River Gifts
on the Enchanted Circle Drive
near Taos, New Mexico

This is the way I'd like to run a business!
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Thought for Today
"Nothing is worth more than this day." Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



Yup … this rose is blooming in my yard right now
along with some ‘apricot’ roses I’ll share
sometime soon!


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An Award and more

Gratitude for Bloggy Friends

Thought for Today“Cheers to a new year and another chance for us to get it right.” Oprah Winfrey



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Thought for Today
“Forever is composed of nows.” Emily Dickinson

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