My water, your water… it’s all water… Well here’s a pic I took of some water on the rocks 🙂
Here’s a street view with Table Mountain in the background – Cape Town, South Africa
In response to The Weekly Photo Challenge: “Frame” I decided to post this picture where I used trees to frame the moon… but unfortunately, the moon looks like a tiny white speck. But I still think it’s a nice pic 🙂
The French way of life in context to what has just happened in Paris …
An absolutely stunning inspirational scene from the movie “How do you know”.
Memory’s so treacherous. One moment you’re lost in a carnival of delights, with poignant childhood aromas , the flashing neon of puberty, all that sentimental candy-floss…
The title of this daily prompt struck another debate in my mind. So here are my thoughts…
I have pretty much the same feeling as what I have about the first book… I don’t hate it but I don’t love it.
The “glad game” – trying to find something to be glad about in every situation.
My take on the topic isn’t quite a photo challenge post but here it is
Today a 126 years ago the Eiffel Tower opened to the public.
For the 25th anniversary of Pretty Woman, I’ve decided to finally watch the movie. (Yes yes I know… I know… I’m a 30 year old female who has never seen Pretty woman… Shocking)
I’m having a nightmare, and have to choose between three doors.
Reward is the view after climbing up a mountain…
A new tattoo for a new start and a new year… remembering the past with a fresh new out look.
I wrote this about a month ago… Not sure if you can call it a poem and I think it might need some tweaking… Any suggestions?
A quick post to sum up the blogging 101 blog design assignments.
While visiting my sister in Gauteng South Africa, we found this weird bug… I have no idea what it is…. Do you?
For Day 12’s assignment I chose the daily prompt: hand-me-downs… I read some of the other posts on the topic and came across a post that inspired me.
Today’s assignment: publish a post based on your own, personalized take on today’s Daily Prompt.
I choose to use the 10th of September’s Daily Prompt for this assignment 🙂
Today’s assignment: add and/or customize two widgets, one text-based and one image-based.
To mourn is to acknowledge that you have lost something that had meaning for you.
I read some interesting posts yesterday and made some comments… one specific post resonated with me, it was about feeling the pain.
I want my background to have a pattern that looks like dragonfly wings. So I started looking for dragonfly wings on Google. But alas I could not find anything that has a seamless non pixilated look. So I decided to make a background with photoshop.
For today’s assignment I didn’t know what to write as I have a dedicated authors page so I wrote a short About page… with a link to my authors page.
This is by far my favourite Shakespeare sonnet… 🙂
Do you have a favourite? If you do please comment and share yours…
Choosing a new theme takes time… you need to make sure the theme match your content. So for now I’m sticking to my theme.
Today I want to do something new… I want to share some pics I’ve pinned on my Pinterest boards. This is a first for me but it’s actually really easy all you do is copy the URL of what you want to embed and paste it into the post. 🙂
he reason why I started blogging was to have a voice and a community to hear my voice. I’ve chose the topics and blogs listed below for this assignment. These topics are very general but I feel they cover some of my major interests.
My sister suggested Fly ‘pinions as the blog will be the dragonfly’s opinion 🙂 Opinions on the fly by the Fly.
My blog pretty much covers my wide variety of interests, including categories like movie reviews, nail art, cooking photography and art.
Found this on a friend’s Facebook wall…. Thanx Lee-Anne!!!
January 24, 1984 at 9 am Steve Jobs demonstrated the very first Macintosh computer.
Today as we come together to commemorate and mourn our country’s loss, I am proud to be a South African. Rest in peace Madiba!!!
Take a moment to remember, the innocent lives lost, the heroes who sacrificed themselves, those scared for life, those who survived and those who lost someone dear to them.
There are many similarities between a beer tasting and a wine tasting. In my experience the main difference is the people. The noise levels where a bit higher and the atmosphere more relaxed and laid back.
Wings is the first young-adult Faerie novel written by Aprilynne Pike. Wings is the first of four books about a fifteen year old girl Laurel, who discovers that she is a faerie. The Plot Laurel has lived her whole life on her family’s land near the Redwood National and State Parks, where she was home-schooled …
On 29 May 1953, Sir Edmund Hilary and Nepalese Sherpa became the first climbers to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
Today 68 year ago (8 May 1945) marked the end of World War II.
P2PU: Webmaking 101 Challenge… #1 Introduce Yourself
My addition to the Weekly Photo Challenge and some info on Color Blindness…
I was tricked into reading this and feel obligated to re-post this urban legend. There are two similar stories going around, the death of Carmen Winstead, and the other the death of Jessica Smith. Are these stories true or false??? Well I didn’t find proof of it on news sites… and snopes.com proved it to be a hoax.
Regardless it conveys a message that bullies will be punished for their deeds.
Here’s some of my favourite snapshots from 2012
My New Year Epiphany…
The first instalment of the erotic trilogy written by E.L James. My view is Neutral, I don’t completely LOVE it, but I don’t HATE it either.
I decided to add a picture Muizenburg’s Coloured beach huts to illustrate the use of geometry in photography.
We are told to remember the idea, not the man, because a man can fail. He can be caught. He can be killed and forgotten. But four hundred years later an idea can still change the world. – From V for Vendetta
This little stick-bug came to visit my bedroom one summer, and I found it quite appropriate for the foreign photo challenge. These insects are from the Phasmatodea family.
Today 28 years ago (26 October 1984) The Terminator was released.
“MINE” is something I cannot replace with anything or anyone → My Family and my Friends… 🙂