Tag Archives: dogs

~ Lens Artists Photo Challenge 118: Communication ~ Jello Talk ~

I’ve loved animals all my life, and though my childhood dream of being a Veterinarian didn’t materialize, I did turn into a pretty good dog-whisperer. Jello is the fifth Beagle we’ve welcomed into our family. She was four when we … Continue reading

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~ Wordless Wednesday + Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge ~ Farm Animals & Pets ~

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~ Jello’s Report from the Edge of a Continent: April 2020 ~

My name is Jello and I’m a “blue-tick” Beagle. My folks adopted me five years ago when I was four and we have lots of fun adventures together. I got really sick to my stomach the other day. Not sure … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artist Photo Challenge #90: Distance ~

Distance has several distinct, yet connected meanings. In its essence it is the space between two things or people. Wind turbines atop the Columbia River Gorge demonstrate visual distance and symbolize the conceptual distance between Washington State, and current Washington … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #72: Waiting ~

“…I am waiting for a rebirth of wonder…” “…and I am waiting for the American Eagle to really spread its wings and straighten up and fly right…” “…and I am waiting for forests and animals to reclaim the earth as theirs…” “…and I am waiting for … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #67: Candid ~

Looking back through previously posted photos, I was surprised how many candid photos there were, but I decided to delve into recent shots that I haven’t yet featured. I had such fun spotlighting the Albany Carousel last week, it was … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #61: Precious Pets ~

Tommy was my first best friend; a black and white, short-haired tomcat who was my responsibility, and who, when no-one else was looking, slept on my bed when I was a kid. He comforted me, inviting me to think while … Continue reading

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~ Wordless Wednesday ~ Jello ~

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~ Farewell 2018 ~

On our last beach walk of 2018, Jello waited for me to finish taking photos of birds, as she sheltered from the wind at the crest of the berm.  Wishing you a Happy New Year, as we usher in 2019. … Continue reading

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~ Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #22: Happiness is… ~

…finding a shady spot on a summer day, …a morning walk and sniff through the dunes, …helping with the gardening, …snuggling with my loved ones, …a romp at the beach, …hanging out with friends and family, …and napping by a … Continue reading

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