Poetry & Words

Letters to Aveline: Thoughts While You’re Asleep (30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 23 – Black and White)

 [Click photo to view a larger version.] Dear Aveline, You’re quite a character. You’ve discovered grunting, and while it may not be very ladylike, it makes me laugh. You look so seriously at your toys, swat your little hands at them, and grunt as if to warn them that they’re about to be devoured by… Continue reading Letters to Aveline: Thoughts While You’re Asleep (30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 23 – Black and White)

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Etsy Shop Sneak Preview (30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 21 – Macro)

I’ve been making items for my Etsy shop which is set to open later this summer is open! You have it from a very good source…there will be are stripes. ;-) [Click photo to view a larger version.] And did you hear? Oaxacaborn is now on Facebook! Head on over and give it a like, if… Continue reading Etsy Shop Sneak Preview (30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 21 – Macro)

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Aveline’s First Swim (30 Day June Photo Challenge – Days 19 & 20 – Summertime & Water)

It’s easy to complain about the weather. Yes, even in Florida, I am ashamed to say that I complain. It’s too hot. It’s too humid. Granted, the humidity is pretty suffocating (83% humidity at 9 am; forecasted high of 98° with heat index of 105°), but when you think about it?  It’s actually kind of extremely ridiculous… Continue reading Aveline’s First Swim (30 Day June Photo Challenge – Days 19 & 20 – Summertime & Water)

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30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 14 – Someone You Love

Oh, I love him. I love him to pieces. “The moon turns its clockwork dream. The biggest stars look at me with your eyes. And as I love you, the pines in the wind want to sing your name with their leaves of wire.” -Pablo Neruda [Click photo to view a larger version.]

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30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 13 – Reminds You of Childhood

When I was a little girl, I saved colorful labels and stuck them into the front and back covers of my bible. This is a label from Jupi, a beverage from the former Yugoslavia. (On a related note, my brother and I used to say Jupi! rather than yippee! when we were excited. We only got… Continue reading 30 Day June Photo Challenge – Day 13 – Reminds You of Childhood