Somewhere on Route 127

It’s been extremely hot in Southern California, up until yesterday, when the weather broke, and we had a 15 minute downpour of rain. The massive fires raging on the mountains above Burbank, Sunland and Tujunga (near Los Angeles) seem to have been brought partially under control. The firefighters say the rain helped a bit, but the erratic winds that came with the rain didn’t. My brother, who lives close to the mountains in Burbank, is breathing a guarded sigh of relief. I’m keeping fingers crossed for further containment of the fire.

I realize I missed the SueBee and Kat blog’s 4 year anniversary on September 1st. While I’m not able to post or read as frequently as in the past, I do continue to enjoy blogging. Here’s to hoping the upcoming year brings a bit more free time to read lots of awesome posts.

The photos I’m sharing today were taken using my iPhone in the Southern California desert this past May. I was driving home after spending several days visiting an old friend in Pahrump, Nevada. The drive was long and lonely, the scenery was beautiful. A sandstorm kicked up, adding atmosphere galore. Had I not been intent on reaching the main highway before dark, I would have gotten my Nikon out and taken many more pictures!

The picture of the rock features a hobby I took up a year or so ago… painting scenes on rocks that I’ve found, most picked up on various beaches. I find it relaxing, although I’ve realized with this one that my eyeglasses need updating… too much squinting to see what I was doing. ~SueBee

Tags: , ,

Categories: Daily Foto Fix, Deserts, Photography

Subscribe

Subscribe to our RSS feed and social profiles to receive updates.

2 Comments on “Somewhere on Route 127”

  1. Sep 04, 2017 at 8:56 pm #

    Lovely.

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with us!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

SueBee and Kat

Everything on the Kansas prairie... and sometimes beyond

Londonsenior

The life of an elderly Londoner and her travels.

Tangly Cottage Gardening

a photo journal from the corner of Columbia and Pacific (Southwest Washington coast)

"The Junque Journalist"

"I Dont Think OUTSIDE THE BOX, I Think What I Can Do With THE BOX"

Let's Art Journal

Expressing life through endless creativity in words and pictures

LISMORE PAPER

Graphic Design with a Vintage Flair

Oh, the Places We See . . .

Never too old to travel!

citysonnet.wordpress.com/

photography, poetry, paintings

that little voice

fun, interesting and provocative musings by a 70+ youngster

Grammy Writes

and takes pictures, and travels, and...

Rethinking Life

Art and the philosophy of life

Travels with Choppy

A dog and cat in clothing. Puns. Travel. Bacon. Not necessarily in that order.

coolquilting

what do I do today? Quilting? Gelli printing? Photography? Stewie says "Walk me!"

Colline's Blog

a potpourri of thoughts and experiences

Travels and Trifles

Expressing Thought Through Photography

thechangingpalette

where the arts meet and are forever changing

talainsphotographyblog

Nature photography

Imagery of Light

Photography by Sheila Creighton

Photography Art Plus

Photography, Animals, Flowers, Nature, Sky

Mike Powell

My journey through photography

Cindy Dyer's Blog

What art offers is space...a certain breathing room for the spirit. — John Updike

%d bloggers like this: