sometimes you have to find the light

January 31, 2017 - ...and sometimes the light finds you. It was such a simple scene, but bathed in the most beautiful light. Unfortunately...
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Losing my religion

January 30, 2017 - If they can get along... ...why can't we?
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It's never just black and white

January 29, 2017 - There are so many shades of grey in between. Where does black end and white begin? Some people appear to be able to dis...
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Play misty for me

January 28, 2017 - Some atmospheric shots from last weekend in Hamilton. The weather was certainly in tune with the tenor of the day as we...
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Clothes minded

January 27, 2017 - Can't make this up. It's a dog magnet. I've learned not to set it down when the clothes are clean.
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short noses

January 26, 2017 - I've been continuing with the quick daily sketches, and over the last week I've made my first foray into short-snouted d...
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Feed me

January 24, 2017 - One's got the barfs and can't have any food, and the other gets to suffer in solidarity. Neither can understand the whol...
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all dressed up and nowhere to go

January 23, 2017 - Mom was working hard today, and consequently the two Labradors had a very boring day. Even the picture was boring.
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when you wish you could take the pain away

January 21, 2017 - I spent some time today with someone I love. someone who lost her dad suddenly and unexpectedly last weekend. One week...
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running away

January 20, 2017 - This morning, I felt like divorcing myself from the world, on this grey, drizzly, January day, when hope and happiness s...
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Hedgie in the hallway

January 19, 2017 - The other day, I was in the bedroom, digging through some baskets that I keep beside the bureau, looking for some runnin...
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Just hangin' out

January 18, 2017 - Playing around with extreme backlighting from the bedroom window. The eerie ghost window at bottom right (quite distinct...
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The eyes are the window to the soul

January 17, 2017 - She has the gentlest, most beautiful eyes.
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when apple becomes art

January 16, 2017 - apple... ...to abstraction:
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Lamplight

January 15, 2017 - You probably need to be a photographer to understand this, but the other night I was just getting into bed, and the dogs...
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sketchbook update

January 14, 2017 - These are a few of the daily sketches I've been working on (the ones I've remembered to photograph and had time to downl...
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In the dark

January 12, 2017 - The electricity keeps coming and going; none of the subsequent outages have been as prolonged as the initial one, but ev...
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Powerless

January 11, 2017 - Hydro went out at 2:30 am, and here we are 12 hours later: no electricity, no water, no heat. Laptop's at 25% power, so...
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Baby, it's cold outside

January 10, 2017 - This one's got the right idea...just don't go outdoors at all. Ever.
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Fun with focus...

January 08, 2017 - ...and lack thereof. Often, suggesting is far more eloquent than spelling it out.
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...we're living in a snowglobe

January 07, 2017 - ...and some jackass keeps giving it a shake.
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We come from the land of the ice and snow

January 06, 2017 - The squalls finally moved a bit south, not to say they won't migrate north again, but there's been a lull, finally, afte...
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And the snow keeps coming

January 05, 2017 - It hasn't really let up since the squalls began, 24 hours ago. We've probably got 30cm of new snow already on the ground...
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Sketchbook

January 04, 2017 - This Christmas, my friend Beth sent me a pocket sketchbook that she had had made for me. It's beautifully crafted and pe...
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Going (back) to the dogs

January 03, 2017 - Here's a sweet picture of one of the two main reasons why people follow this blog. This is Soleil, snoozing the afternoo...
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Happy birthday, Tim

January 02, 2017 - For those few of you who have found this post, thanks for hanging in. I've ceased sharing this blog on all social media...
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A long walk in the snow*

January 01, 2017 - “But above all, in order to be, never try to seem.” Albert Camus When I take the dogs for a walk at night, I often d...
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