two-headed hummingbird

Sunday Stills: Is Anything #Scarier than a Two-Headed Hummingbird?

This week’s theme is all about “something scary” since Halloween is right around the corner. Aside from the requisite ghouls, ghosts, witches and other scary things we associate with the season, I admit that there are scarier things! To answer my own question, “is anything scarier than a two-headed hummingbird” I would have to answer…probably! …

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Full moon captured within the thorny branches

The Orbs that Rule #Halloween Night

This is as close to a Halloween-themed post as I will get. The WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge uses Rounded as the theme. I captured this full moon last year near Halloween with my phone! Really!  I used some post-editing effects with some tweaks in exposure, but it seems to work for this challenge. For your …

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The Haunting of Old Coloma School

Have you ever entered an old historical building and felt the presence of spirits? “We can still hear the sounds of children playing in the auditorium at certain quiet times during the day,” says one city worker. Another person swears she has heard ghostly footsteps of children running up and down the stairs as if …

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Zombie Plants

Zombie Plants Attack!

As this is the week before Halloween, let's play with some black and white photography of spooky objects made of wood. The community garden planters at the local school appear as tombstones laid side by side. Zombie-like plant life comes alive as they appear to crawl out of their coffins. Living in the old mulberry …

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Rocks Carefully Stacked

Tender Loving Care

Careful is the theme for the Weekly Photo Challenge. Most endeavors in life require a little tender loving care. Of course, from my perspective, leisure is the catalyst for careful. Whether you carefully stack rocks for Halloween decor... ...to taking extra care in pouring that wonderful Chilean wine...oops, there's a drip! ... or, to stepping and …

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