When It Comes to Beauty, I Get Grabby. Here’s Why

I posted this essay way back in 2009. It's all about trying to hold on to stuff, especially the beauty stuff that life sometimes throws your way. Today, as … [Read more...]

They Did It — They Got Married (And the Bride Was Beautiful)

By Barbara Falconer Newhall They did it. They got married. And the bride was beautiful. No post last week because Jon and I were too busy running … [Read more...]

Winter in the Midwest — When Trees Bare Their Souls

Note to Readers: This post is the 400th essay I've posted on my website since I began blogging seven years ago. There's lots of interesting old stuff to … [Read more...]

My First Royalty Check Has Arrived — How Cool Is That?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Hey! Hey! My very first royalty check has arrived. It's definitely not big bucks (you guys are going to have to go online or … [Read more...]

Point-and-Shoot Heaven: Photographing a Flower Garden Just Before Dusk

By Barbara Falconer Newhall A little rain, a little dirt, a little sun, some red wiggler worms, and a few kitchen scraps and you’ve got yourself a … [Read more...]