Category Archives: Serenity Sunday

Serenity Sunday: Rainy Relief

It’s been unseasonably cold with lots of rain and wind for the past several days, and during a relative break in the otherwise steady downpour, I went out into the shelter of the cubby where our outdoor swing lives, set … Continue reading

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Serenity Sunday: Illuminated Ivy

Autumn is progressing quite rapidly here in eastern Nebraska. Nearly all the leaves have fallen from our river birches, about half from our glorious sycamores, and the giant oak and maple have started to contribute mightily to the lovely lawn … Continue reading

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Serenity Sunday: Hooper’s Inlet

Back in July 2003 I had a day to explore the Otago (oh-TAH-go) Peninsula on the southeastern coast of New Zealand’s South Island. It extends for some 20 km eastward into the Pacific Ocean from the city of Dunedin. The … Continue reading

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Serenity Sunday: A Farm with a View

In September 2009, during a work trip to Italy, a friend invited me to a drive across the border into Slovenia. For dinner, he took me to a tourist farm in the hills above the little village of Breg pri … Continue reading

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Serenity Sunday: Vaillac meadow

In the spring of 2002 I had a work trip to France. It lasted a month and took up the entire month of April. I’ve been thinking about this photo for a Serenity Sunday post for some time now and … Continue reading

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Serenity Sunday: Naked Ladies in the heat

Assuming that my title captured your imagination, please let me hasten to assure you that this is a family-friendly website and you’ll never see anything here you couldn’t share with anyone.  The Naked Ladies–yes, that’s one of their accepted common … Continue reading

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Serenity Sunday: A new rose

One of CD’s favorite flowering plants is a small rose bush close to our front door. Its blossoms have been particularly elegant this year. She favors them when they’ve matured to the white stage, but they first appear in pastel … Continue reading

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