As a friend recently asked, “What is it about December that brings out the ‘year in review recaps’ and ‘predictions’ in all of us?”  I don’t know the answer, but I do feel myself being sucked in.  Because the “A to Z” series I incorporated into my 365+1 photo blogging project has been so well received, I thought I’d […]

As I turned a corner on a walking trail by the Kaw, this cat and I surprised each other.  We both froze in our tracks, not moving or breathing.  I was able to fire off one shot before he ran off into the tall grass and out of sight. You Might Also Enjoy: One Thing, […]

Another stop on the long way home from Topeka was the Rising Sun access point down to the Kaw River.  Between the fall colors and the moody skies, it was a gorgeous walk along a deserted path. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite shot below? Kaw River Photo #1.   Kaw River […]

The Kansas River, also known as the Kaw, runs horizontally through the eastern part of Kansas and meets the Missouri River in the riverfront area of Kansas City.  I recently discovered how to get down close to the Kaw near I-435 and captured this image from the north side of the river close to sunset. […]

Although the temperatures are still relentlessly hot, Ben and I headed out for a trail walk around Nelson Island under what’s left of the shriveled up trees this past weekend.  I shot these photos of him as we left the trail to peer down at the Kansas River from the top of the bluff. What […]