"The measure of anyone's freedom is what he can do without."

~~~L.M. Montgumary

Freelance Photography

"Patience is the ability to idle your motor when you feel like stripping your gears."~~Barbara Johnson

If there is no wind, there will be no wave.

~~~~Old Asian Proverb

Ad Astra per Aspera

~~ to the stars through difficulties~~

♥Change only has to be made in small amounts for it to pay big rewards♥

Cowboys on Tour

"And the day came when the risk to remain

tight in a bud was more painful than the risk

it took to bloom."  ~~~Anais Nin, partner of Gore Vidal.

"Love life. Be grateful for it always, And show your gratitude by not shying away from its challenges.Try always to live a little bit beyond your capacities. You'll find that  you never succeed."  ~~Arthur Gordon,  Know the Right Moment, in his book,  'A Touch of Wonder ' Power Books, Fleming H. Revell Company, Old Tappan, New Jersey, 1974

Accurate Weather Forecasting

Stone is wet means it rained or is raining.

Stone is dry means it is not raining.

Stone casting shadow onto ground means it is sunny.

Stone white on top means it is snowing or has snowed.

Stone cannot be seen means it is foggy.

Stone swinging in its sling  means it is windy.

Stone jumping up and down in its sling means there is an earthquake.

Stone gone from sling means a tornado has already got the stone and you are next in its path!