sign of life

Many times I've been wanting to write something, but just couldn't come up with anything. How things change! I, who used to write every day for quite some time last year. I seem to have lost my knack for writing just about anything. In any event, the blog is alive and will stay that way …

one more nib shot

Yesterday was kind of dreary, weather-wise. We decided to stay indoors. The light was pretty good, though. I dragged out the tripod and gave the nib shooting another go. I'm reasonably happy. It isn't like the ones I see in InstaGram, but they have macro lenses. I've asked a couple of them. The colours came out …

nib shots

In my Instagram feed I see fabulous shots of fountain pen nibs. I do realise many are shot with a macro lens. That said, I should be able to shoot one with the equipment I have ... either the 50mm prime lens or the 18-200mm. That's not really the problem. I have this gorgeous, two-tone …

colder weather

ColderWeather has been dormant for years, but I never gave up the blog title. Even though I'd started another blog I held onto the domain name. The user-ID in WordPress was taken, by someone who deleted their account.  Colder Weather, with Zac Brown Band is one of my favourite songs. Now, that colder weather finally …

friendly reminder

In Facebook, they've added a new [at least it's new to me] feature, called «Memories». They show you what you posted on this date a year ago ... or many years ago, depending ... It's kind of fun to see, sometimes you've forgotten. What stared me in the face yesterday morning, made me stop and …