Hello WordPress editors. Just wanted to thank you for all your efforts behind the scenes in building this supportive blogging community. I did not know what to expect when I started blogging. But the Daily Post helped me post weekly for more than a year and connected me to hundreds of other bloggers around the […]
A year and five days ago, I published my first post on this blog! I cannot believe I have been posting weekly for more than a year. And that many of you stuck around to read it! I just wanted to say thank you for your “likes”, encouragement and thoughtful comments along the way. I […]
The image was taken in Washington DC a few years ago. It’s for Six Word Saturday
Found one day on a walk around the neighborhood. The twisted petals looked like whipped cream. Via the Daily Post Photo Challenge: Twisted
There is a fire fighter in Pakistan, who, for the past 30 years, has been teaching Islamabad’s poorest children how to read and write. His name is Mohammed Ayub. His students know him as Master Ayub. “My family were staying in the village and I was here in the city alone, so I wanted to […]
It was a beautiful day in the sunshine. We were driving past a rural area of Tasmania. Came across fields that seem to glow yellow beneath that blue Tassie sky. For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday.
Taken during one long train ride some time ago. I was heading back to pick up my son from school when the heavens opened up. Thankful I was in a warm, dry train carriage for a while. via The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Liquid
Follow Nomad for long enough and you will come across me wax lyrical about the beach. I’ve said it before. There is something about the sand on your toes, the fresh wind in your hair that makes you forget about your cares for a moment. Turns out that a lot of others feel the same way […]
I have a friend who doesn’t like roses. I don’t know why. I think they’re beautiful. For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday!
I must be a country girl at heart. Walking on a dirt track, beneath blue skies and between fields of gold makes me feel at home. Like I’ve found my place in the world. Via the Daily Post Photo Challenge: Place in the World
I came across Zuri this time last year. I was checking my phone one day and their story popped into my Facebook feed. It was this story in the New York Times. I fell in love with their dresses and as I read on, I loved their story and what the company set out to […]
“Let’s swim to the moon Let’s climb through the tide Surrender to the waiting worlds That lap against our side.” Jim Morrison For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday See also the Daily Prompt: Tide