I took my Canon out for my first round of night photography for the first time at the new property a few nights ago. (It was actually the first time in a very long time I’ve had the Canon out for anything other than fast daytime shooting, in fact.) In this photo, the view is
It’s been a while since I posted. I just took this photo with my new phone and am amazed… no editing on this shot, just a regular pano like usual. I promise I’ll be getting back into the swing of regular writing soon. Thanks for visiting!
Actually known as The Moon Room, this is my room of contemplation, reflection, and relaxation. As I work to include more writing in my day every day, this is where I hope to spend most of my writing time.
It could have been worse, but we’ve been clearing trash off the 17 acres since we moved in. Some old trash that seems like it’s been here a while. Some trash that I have photographic proof was dumped in the woods 2 days (or less) before we took ownership of the property. Until now, everything
6 months ago today Kathy and I woke up, ran through the morning routine, met our moving team and gave them a tour of the project ahead, and drove from Imperial to the Janet McAfee office in Ladue to meet up with Kathleen L., Laura D., Paulie T., and some new introductions. First, we sold
It’s been almost 6 months since we moved in, and this is the first time we’ve spent any real time changing things up in “The Moon Room.” To be honest, Kathy did all the work while I was at bowling last night. I think it’s much better, and the kids seem to love it!
Bad weather prep.
Alyssa decided to spend 1/2 a day at the ranch, and of course we put her to work! We gathered a truck-bed full of dead wood, cut it up, and now we’re enjoying a fire. Thanks for the help, Alyssa!
I took this photo from the front porch on October 28th, 2017. This was one of the very first deer sightings at the new place in Fletcher, and so far the only wildlife photo I’ve taken with my Canon since we moved in.
New Parka! Mary & Jim Hodde, my wife’s Mom & Dad, gave me a gift card for Christmas, which I was able to use to score a much needed winter coat. This parka started off in Canada, made it’s way to Fargo, ND, and after a few hops landed in Fletcher, MO, USA. Perfect for the