Category Archives: Photo Challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge: SILENCE

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is SILENCE. It is only the tinkling of this small waterfall that breaks the silence of this scene. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/silence/

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Weekly Photo Challenge: FAVORITES

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is FAVORITES. We have been asked to share our favorite photos from 2017. Here are the two that received the most likes and comments from you kind readers during the year: … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: ASCEND

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is ASCEND. I planted this Sweet Autumn Clematis (Clematis terniflora) next to a pine tree in my previous garden in Chapel Hill. I watched it grow rapidly in just a few … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: CHEEKY

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is CHEEKY. Find a little irreverence in your life. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/cheeky/

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Weekly Photo Challenge: SERENE

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is SERENE. Serene (adj): unruffled, tranquil, dignified (American Heritage Dictionary). I think this guy qualifies. https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/serene/

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Weekly Photo Challenge: TEMPORARY

The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is TEMPORARY. In the life of each flower blossom is that temporary moment when it is at its absolute peak in beauty. Such is the blossom of this Camellia japonica ‘Magnoliaeflora.’ … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Old and New

After deadheading my heirloom chaste tree (Vitex agnus-castus), it has flourished with new growth and has put out a marvelous second bloom. The bumble bees are loving it here in November. Camellia sasanqua ‘Our Linda’ is showing its new blooms … Continue reading

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