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Cee’s Black & White Challenge

Five Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos with 5 subjects or the number 5. So many of great possibilities. What will you share? To … Continue reading

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Poem of the Week

Ode I, 11 Horace Leucon, no one’s allowed to know his fate,Not you, not me: don’t ask, don’t hunt for answersIn tea leaves or palms. Be patient with whatever comes.This could be our last winter, it could be manyMore, pounding … Continue reading

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Sculpture Saturday

UNESCO World Heritage Site, Longmen Grottoes date back to the first century AD. Hundreds of Buddhas, large and small carved into the caves. Saturday Sculpture encourages bloggers to share photos of any and all kinds of sculptures. To join, you … Continue reading

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Which Way Challenge

Hosted by Alive and Trekking, the weekly Which Way Challenge inspires bloggers to share photos of ways including:  Roads:  gravel, asphalt, cobbled, dirt, freeway, expressway, highway, bridges Indoor walkways:  hallways, aisles, people movers Outdoor walks:  sidewalks, paths, trails Stairs, elevators, … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black and White Challenge

Cute Factor Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos with a cute factor. So many of great possibilities. What will you share? To see more … Continue reading

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Pull Up a Seat

For this weekly challenge Xingfu Mama will make a post every Friday morning. To play along: Create a post with a photo of places one sits or might sit, or art about sitting, and maybe a little background or story … Continue reading

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge

Shiny Each week Cee of Cee’s Photography challenges bloggers with a fun prompt. This week we’re to share photos that shine.  What will you choose to share? Click here to see more fun photos, click here.

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Cee’s Black and White Challenge

Beginning with B or W Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos of things that begin with B or W. Lots of great possibilities. What … Continue reading

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Sculpture Saturday

Saturday Sculpture encourages bloggers to share photos of any and all kinds of sculptures. To join, you need to: 1. Share a photo of a sculpture on your blog. 2. Link or ping back here to No Fixed Plans, the … Continue reading

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Great Books: The Symposium

Here Spenser Klavan discusses Plato’s The Symposium with Michael Knowles. I read the The Symposium in college, but want to reread it now. It’s a rollicking book that’s part wild party and part philosophical discussion.

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