Wordless Wednesday: A quick Autumn, winter is coming soon!
This week, show us your version of fleeting moments in pictures, poems, stories and other creative ideas.
No words to describe the beauty of early October.
Let your images tell the story. Autumn in Sacramento 2019 “Everyone must take time to sit and watch the leaves turn.”— Elizabeth Lawrence Sharing for Flower of the Day, and Jez' Water, Water, Everywhere © 2022-2031 Copyright — secondwindleisure.com — All Rights Reserved
Hello October! As spring ramps up in the Southern Hemisphere, I’m sure many folks can’t wait to get back to their favorite outdoor activities and hobbies. Here in the cold north, most of our outdoor sports and pastimes are ending or adjusting as the changing weather and cooler temps of Autumn close in. A hobby … Continue reading Sunday Stills: #Sports and #Hobbies
A similar theme to weathered from a few weeks ago, textures all around us seem to be abundant in Autumn. As we bundle up for warmth in the northern hemisphere, we wrap ourselves in textures. Art is the colors and textures of your imagination.Meghan Trainor This week's theme for Sunday Stills is texture if you … Continue reading Sunday Stills: The #Textures of Our Lives
Welcome to this month’s Fall color challenge. In October we explored the color ochre and its myriad interpretations. We aim to discover the various shades of auburn this month. In the image above you get an idea of the range of Auburn shades. November, with its Autumn colors, seems like a great month to enjoy … Continue reading Sunday Stills: Fall Color Challenge—Shades of #Auburn
How is it November first already? This morning, here in the US, we set the clocks back to end daylight saving time. Lighter in the morning, darker at night, but I am glad to get that hour back! This week’s Sunday Stills challenge theme is all about leaves. No matter where you live, you may … Continue reading Sunday Stills: A Celebration of #Leaves
I’m introducing some color into the Sunday Stills photo challenge! Once a month, I will feature a seasonal color, which I hope will spark loads of creativity on your part as a photographer or writer. Photo by Adonyi Gu00e1bor on Pexels.com October’s color is ochre, a brownish yellow, as shown above, but can range from … Continue reading Sunday Stills: Fall Color Challenge–Acres of #Ochre
This Veteran’s Day weekend finds me relaxing at home amidst the changing Autumn landscape here in Sacramento. As a city with a large urban forest and a “City of Trees” distinction, Sacramento's Autumn show does not disappoint once the leaves begin to color. Between Vet’s Day and Thanksgiving (barring any crazy wind or storms) the … Continue reading Sunday Stills: #Yellow Leaves of Autumn
The official start to fall begins with the Autumnal equinox on Monday, September 23 this year. Not much in the way of fall leaves just yet here in Sacramento, Northern California, as we are still experiencing our normal warm temps (upper 80s, low 90s). Luckily, the heat only lasts a couple of hours each day. … Continue reading Sunday Stills: Signs of #Autumn