Ignited to provide light, sometimes heat & historically used as a method to keep time. The earliest candles originated in China around 200 BC.
I almost always have a candle burning while at home. To me it sets a soft, relaxing atmosphere. Watching the flame dance sometimes a contained area. Trying to escape from the heat that it produces itself. Running from something its forever attached to.
Today was a boring day. I drove all over the place and visited a lot of places and blew through a lot of gas, but for some reason it bored me. Usually I like wandering, but not today. I was alone and didn’t want to be. I was bored and tired and the heat was annoying. So I spent the afternoon sitting on the tracks watching trains colored with graffiti go by.
Though I generally love storms it seems today’s has added emotion. My heart and emotions themselves have felt like a summer storm. Nothing I won’t be able to work through, but certainly nothing I want to be experiencing right now.
I was able to get this shot doing what I do best, driving & shooting. Some pretty gnarly clouds over the tracks in Pendleton IN.
Sunsets. Where wild horses & tortured souls run free.
Sun rays beam through the thick layer of clouds, such as ones smile on a cloudy day. The most simple of freedom lingering in the distant of long forgotten happiness.
We all need it at one point or another, strength. Sometimes its harder than others to muster up. There are times when you don’t know where it came from but you find it and keep going. There are times when certain situations are easier to find strength than others. Regardless we have it, lose it, want it, fight it.
Strength is s big part of who I am. How I got here. Where I will end up.
Jellyfish are the oldest multi-organ animal having roamed the seas for over 500 million years. Tuna, shark, swordfish & sea turtle feed on jellyfish making them vulnerable. With no shell to protect them. No teeth. Nothing other than their stinging tentacles and strength. Strength to keep swimming and keep fighting.
Oh tourney time…not cool.
Sitting in the hot tub while the world soars by above me.
TV screens, basketball, beer, wings, brackets. Indiana loves this. WE are a basketball city, sports city.
New meaning to March Madness
Soaking aching bones on this decent spring night.
Ahhh yes! 72 and sunny! Beautiful! First grill out of the year and oh so deliciously amazing! Garlic and Italian herb roasted potatoes, parmesan brussle sprouts & Mediterranean veggie burger with jalapeño cheese, fried egg & avocado. Washed down with a crisp Angry Orchard. Cheers to warmer weather ahead!! ❤