Skip to main content

Friday Shootout - Celebrate Life

The only common theme about the photos I'm about to post here is that they were all taken with my cell phone. I'd prefer to have more of a theme going on, however it might not be necessary. This is my life - and the many ways I celebrate it.









Comments

Natalie said…
Loved the action shots,Jamie.xx♥
Anonymous said…
Great shoot-out Jamie! I love the roller coaster and the look on Serenity's face! That is awesome! And I love that you got some shots of your tea in there. Awesome.
GingerV said…
GOOD job, it feels like I am there to share your celebration.
Denise said…
how fun! isn't it great that cell phones take pics!
Kerry said…
It works for me! A roller coaster and a cup of tea!
Zaroga said…
A cup of tea... what a nice way to celebrate life. A ride on the ferris wheel?... love it! A great post!
gigi said…
Yea!!! What a way to Celebrate Life! Good ones.
Blessings Today on the 4th of July!
God Bless America!
Grace Albaugh said…
I loved this post. So there and so real. Thanks for the glimps into your day.

Popular posts from this blog

The knowing.

You settled into my dream. Stared me from my sleep. And told me it was time for a birth.  I asked if I could stay by your side.  A tender “no” was pushed from your lips. I stood to leave while the others danced around me. Your fear and my rejection walked me out of that dream.
That morning, grief was born. It poured from my body for 7 straight days.
You ghosted my life with coffee, clowns, and diamonds - A knowing that slipped between us. Then a person of your making began to stain my thoughts. He received the words I couldn’t say to you. And we connected over the beauty and pain you left behind.
We both miss your song.

Impaired Judgement

I live a life of impaired judgement. That’s why the wildest flowers rush to bloom in my arms. And stories filled with truth boom inside my ears. Your stories. His. Hers. And, my stories.
I can’t sleep with all these rules. The air is too thin. I want to learn to thrive in the thick of it. And, melt magnificently in the heat of it.
Unravel and tangle into all new knots. Find a way to slip through the cracks and expand to create space. Experiment with a stance that is completely still and strong. Then, crawl desperately towards the feet of everything I am afraid of.
Thrash around. Kick up dirt. And, rise again covered in messy, beautiful life.

Sedum

Press the seed of this story just inside my lips
I will nurture it with warm breath and a low hum
Let it dance from the tip to the cup of this tongue
Germinating
Articulating
Then tuck it safe inside my cheek for later
When it's time to swallow it whole