After Eight Moment · Blogging · Montreal · nature · short · Thoughts

After Eight Moments…

    As I kneeled to take this picture, on my way back home, after work, I had trouble believing that this was indeed October 21st. The flowers, for one thing, should have long faded. The bees should be gone. I should be wearing my gloves and wool toque… And then this happens. Forcing me…… Continue reading After Eight Moments…

After Eight Moment · Blogging · Montreal · nature · summer · Thoughts

After Eight Moments…

    At this time of the year, here in Québec we get what we call Indian Summer (L’été des indiens). Technically, it happens when we get from a couple of days to a couple of weeks of above average temperatures (usually above 20 C) after the first days of below zero temperatures during the night.…… Continue reading After Eight Moments…

After Eight Moment · Blogging · nature · poetry · short · summer · Thoughts

After Eight Moments…

    Mind not Fall’s coming But please keep blooming again Until Summer ends!   If you want to know what After Eight Moments are about, click here. Description for the visually impaired; Close up on a late blooming lilly.  

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Which Way Challenge – October 4th

  This Which Way challenge is all about capturing the roads, walks, trails, rails, steps, signs, etc. we move from one place to another on.  You can walk on them, climb them, drive them, ride on them, as long as the specific way is visible.  Any angle of a bridge is acceptable as are any…… Continue reading Which Way Challenge – October 4th

After Eight Moment · Blogging · nature · poetry · Thoughts

After Eight Moments…

  A blink of your eyes, autumn sets in so subtly and then, summer falls!     If you want to know what After Eight Moments are about, click here. Description for the visually impaired: Close up on a variety of colorful squash.

After Eight Moment · Blogging · nature · Thoughts

After Eight Moments…

  Nature is a free art gallery, it you take a moment to look at it.       If you want to know what After Eight Moments are about, click here. Description for the visually impaired: Close up on a bright colored snail shell in the middle of brownish dried tree leaves. 

After Eight Moment · Blogging · nature · poetry · Thoughts

After Eight Moments…

  Tiny shadow caster, You gave your tree a voice The wind made you sing And all of us rejoiced Summer flowed through your veins But summer is now gone Turning the green foliage to many warmer tones At last there was no choice, Came time to take a leap You dove bravely one day…… Continue reading After Eight Moments…