Curating Serendipity

My Photo Inspired Collection of Quotations, Directions and Reflections

Message from the Queen – Revoking American Independence

My email inbox contains much garbage and a few gems from that prolific author – Unknown. I thought the following was egg-sellently written, but maybe you have to be a … Continue reading

Featured · 27 Comments

WordPress Bloggers React to the Rainbow Banner celebrated the US Supreme Court decision (that same-sex couples can marry nationwide) by posting a Rainbow Banner (the LGBT Flag) across the top of every WordPress bloggers ‘My Sites’ … Continue reading

June 29, 2015 · 16 Comments

Ghosting Orb – A Rainbow Lens Flare

The Seven Colours of the Rainbow appeared in a Ghosting Orb in this sunrise photo.

June 24, 2015 · 9 Comments

How to Build a Stacked Wood Christmas Tree

Tree branches can be stacked on a pole to create wooden ‘evergreen’ trees.

June 17, 2015 · 13 Comments

500 Posts in 5.5 Years

I try not to assign too much importance to numbers, especially the ones I have no control over- like age and height. But the number ‘5’ – this year it … Continue reading

June 10, 2015 · 22 Comments

Three Hours Later I Found the Twist Ties

I just needed some long twist ties. I wanted to tidy up the cords that let the computer talk to the scanner. I thought I had seen the kind I … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · 17 Comments

Flower Envelopes – Petals Before they Open

It is spring here in Alberta. Microclimates are a big deal in our part of the world. If we lived in the concrete moderated environment of the city, the lilacs … Continue reading

May 19, 2015 · 12 Comments

Canada Geese – a Force of Nature

The Canada Goose (Branta canadensis) really is a Force of Nature! It is a large, noisy, fearless bird, which is only part of the reason it is increasingly becoming an … Continue reading

May 10, 2015 · 13 Comments

Intricate Fairy Dusters

The Baja Fairy Duster (Calliandra californica) is an evergreen, drought tolerant bush that grows at the Big River House in Arizona. The intricate flowers attract hummingbirds. This photo challenge was … Continue reading

May 8, 2015 · 9 Comments

From Arizona to Alberta – Grand Canyon

In the foothills of the Mazatzal Mountains in Arizona, the cool night time air has a moderating effect on the heat that climbs up from the desert in the valley. … Continue reading

May 6, 2015 · 8 Comments

Origami Kusudama Flowers

Its just mountains and valleys…. How hard could it be? – Unknown – Origami –  how hard can it be? Fold a piece of paper to form a peak, and … Continue reading

April 30, 2015 · 17 Comments

Photo Editing: Out with Adobe, In With GIMP

Society is like a stew. If you don’t stir it up every once in a while then a layer of scum floats to the top. – Edward Abbey – So, … Continue reading

April 15, 2015 · 16 Comments

The Last Post – on This Computer

On this computer… probably. The average operational lifespan of a laptop is apparently about  5 years.  The useful lifespan can be as little as 2 years, thanks to an industry … Continue reading

April 2, 2015 · 30 Comments

Orange You Glad – A One Color Study

Click on any of these photos to open a photo albumy thinger. Click the X in the top left corner to close it. All of the photos for this challenge … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · 9 Comments

The Best of the Universal Laws

How many of these Universal Laws do you have first hand experience with? A closed mouth gathers no feet. – Finster’s Law – A good education is the next-best thing … Continue reading

March 11, 2015 · 14 Comments

Prairie Willow Flower

I like puns, but not everyone willower their standards and laugh at this type of humour. – Unknown – Click Marbles to see my other photos in this series. On … Continue reading

March 8, 2015 · 2 Comments


There are not too many fables about man’s misuse of sunflower seeds. ― Richard Brautigan, The Tokyo-Montana Express – _______________ Click Marbles to see my other photos in this series. … Continue reading

March 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bergenia cordifolia

Almost all words do have color and nothing is more pleasant than to utter a pink word and see someone’s eyes light up and know it is a pink word … Continue reading

March 4, 2015 · 8 Comments

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