A bit belated, but we’re still easing into the New Year.


frosty day

fog fills the cold air

trees, grass, shrubs covered in frost—

the winter solstice

-December 21, 2017



T-rex with Christmas present


my favorite one

the ugly sweater contest:

red Nordic T-Rex

Photo source: Steve Baker





busy Christmas market

last-minute chaos

a season of peace and joy

spent rushing madly





techno dance music

steady pounding beats

techno Christmas music plays

after Bing Crosby




zombie garden gnome


“How was your Christmas?”

mini zombie garden gnomes

will rock my plantings

Photo source: Thomas




squirrel eating a nut in winterfirst meal of the year

squirrel nibbling a nut at sunrise

flicks his tail with joy




dejected woman

it’s a brand new year

a fresh start, a bright outlook . . .

back to the office