Pic and a Word Challenge: Girls

I taught at a girls’ boarding school for fifteen years, some of the best years of my life. These particular photos are several years old, and the girls are now adult women, married, with children, and/or with professional careers.  They would kill me if they saw I used these photos in a blog post!  🙂…

Pic and a Word Challenge: Fire

  Forest fires The forest fires were two states away in North Carolina, but the smoke reached our home in Georgia.   A fiery sunrise This amazing sunrise, captured in Rocky Face GA,  makes the sky look as if it were an ocean of fire.

Pic and a Word Challenge: Gesture

  “Personality is an unbroken series of successful gestures.”  (F. Scott Fitzgerald)   You can join the Pic and a Word Challenge here.

Pic and a Word Challenge: Organic

  Lichen on the fence rail   “Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature. Everything is organic and living, and therefore the whole world appears to be a living organism.”   (Lucius Annaeus Seneca)   See Pix to Words ‘s interpretation of organic or join the challenge here.

Pic and A Word Challenge: Clouds

Clouds Over New Smyrna Beach, Florida   “Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.”   (Rabindranath Tagore) You can see more clouds or join the challenge here.

Pic and a Word Challenge: Peaks

Blue Ridge Mountain peaks, as seen from an overlook somewhere on the highway between Dillard, Georgia and Highlands, North Carolina “The mountains are calling and I must go.” (John Muir)   This challenge is a new one to me, as I was just introduced to Pix to Words who sponsors it each week.  It looks…