Showing posts from June, 2013

Just Because...

Why? Because who doesn't see a massive thunderstorm roaring towards her house, hands the camera to her husband and does a spur of the moment bow/wheel pose in front of it?? In her husband's boxers? Might just have to use my own photo in my "Women Doing Yoga" photography project!!
The Clematis plant climbing up the trellis near our kitchen. It's so pretty and PURPLE!!
Afternoon sunshine glowing through old glory.
Today I have caught up on many things. I cleaned in the basement, visited with my parents that their house, finished laundry I started last night, filled the water softener with 6 40 pounds bags of salt and ran a charge cycle, picked up the house, had a lovely lunch with another episode of NCIS season 9, have cleaned up my office, scanned new images into the photo concept folder onto my phone, unloaded a pile of pictures from said phone to free up space in it's brain and am now seated in front of my computer writing a blog entry that includes a few p…

Life- One Drama Filled Plastic Bag at a Time...

"This job you have is so... beneath you..." I was told yesterday. Was he right? Probably. Did it get me thinking? Most definitely.

A job in retail, is just that. A job. It's not what I dreamed about, not even what I really want. What I really want is to be focused on my photography and making bank doing it. Until that happens- I am stuck in retail hell. In a store that has more ups and down personnel wise that most roller coasters, with not the best (or cleanest) clientele. Nor are they friendly. Well- okay, I'd guess that the better part, 55% are nice, polite and I can bring a smile to their faces with my off the cuff funnies. Like the guy that bought duct tape, ice cream, and Benadryl. Me- "So, somewhere there is a misbehaving five year old that you're going to feed ice cream too with crushed Benadryl in it. Once said child falls into peaceful slumber, you'll be duct taping his misbehaving behind to the nearest sturdy object, yes?" He laughed. He …

What I Have Been Up To...

This is a taste of what I have been photographing as of late- I will be photographing the luscious Ashley again this week, and crossing my finger, the weather will play in our favor and my ideas won't be too wierd :) Stay tuned for an update tomorrow on life in a big box dollar store and possibly more pretty pictures :)

-Turtles- "There Are Friends"
"Then There Are FRIENDS"
"Dinosaur of the Dam"
"Are You Lookin' at Me?"
"Ever Have One of THOSE Days?"