Places

A Break in the Clouds of Depression

28 May 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places

If the sort of epic battles you see in summer blockbusters play out anywhere in the real world, they just might happen in the clouds above Scotland. Or, you know, in your mind. The first few days of our family trip to Scotland had flown by despite...

Hard Candy Ferris Wheel

19 May 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places, Things

My mom didn't let my brother and I eat those colorful, sweetened cereals when we were young. We probably knew every Froot Loops, Fruity Pebbles, and Lucky Charms jingle by heart, but we weren't allowed to eat them. With colors so blatantly artificial, there could be...

Smartphone Saturday: McCaig’s Tower

16 May 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places

Saturday is a wonderful day to not blog and hang out with my kiddos instead. That's why on this last day of the week, you'll see a simple, unedited photo captured by my Lumia 1020 smartphone. Today's photo shows the entrance to the only replica of...

End of the Line at Point Reyes

11 May 2015, Posted by P.J. Oswald in Places

The three-hour car ride was plenty of time to build up anticipation for a day at the beach. Now that we had run, splashed, dug and held back the waves, we were all running a little low on energy. The time to pile back in...