Sunday, June 14, 2009

Sunday Scenery

Back around Memorial Day I took a walk through the Yantic Cemetery and while there took a few pictures of some the local flowers that were blooming. I'm not real good at macro stuff but I kind of like the way they turned out.

Lastly, in honor of Flag Day which marks the anniversary of the adoption by Congress in 1777 of the Stars and Stripes as the emblem of our nation is a picture I took of the new flags that had been put out for Memorial Day weekend on the graves of several veterans of the Spanish American War -

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Today is also my Aunt Eleanor's birthday so a very happy birthday to her! Speaking of birthdays, I'm going to take a nice leisurely drive over to Rhode Island to my son's house for a belated birthday celebration for my grandson who turned four this past Friday. I promise to take it easy, okay? Everyone have a great Sunday!


  1. I adore purple flowers better than any other colors, so I love these!

    Enjoy yourself today! You deserve it!

  2. The flower photos are just beautiful Linda.

    Belated Happy Birthday to your Grandson and Aunt Eleanor - I hope you have a great day with your family. xx

  3. Beautiful shots, Linda. The flowers are gorgeous. You really are getting good at this photography stuff.

  4. I don't think you can say you're not good at Macro...cause clearly you are! Nice shots, Linda.

  5. I agree with the are good at macro photos, Linda! These are beautiful.

    I hope you had a great day with your family. Happy birthday to your grandson and Aunt Eleanor.


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