Category Archives: Photo Challenges




I actually took this photo from my yard. We were burning off the spare lot below me which was totally overgrown. This was a number of years ago. This is the same lot I’ve now made into a little park. I think the flames look like a goddess with an elaborate headdress riding an elephant.

For CFFC: Fire

Books and Paper, Paper and Books (for CFFC)

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And, if that isn’t enough paper for you, here are photos  and the story of the making of amate paper in San Pablito, Mexico:

In Search of the Maestros of Mexico: A Visit to a Hidden Village of Paper Artists

For Cee’s CFFC Challenge: Books and Paper