Author Archives: lunabellazoe

About lunabellazoe

Pardon the mess, I'm still under construction

“The Photo Sociology “I Can Do Better Than A Turner” Photography Award”

“Have you ever wondered what makes a photographer or an artist famous? Felt that you or others have achieved equal or better results but do not hve the same recognition? Who decides that one persons work is worthy of critical … Continue reading

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Ancestors On My Mind

Every time I cook or crochet, I think about my ancestors. More to the point, my grandmother, great grandmother and my great great grandmother. I never knew any of them, not even my grandmother, as she died in 1956. I … Continue reading

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SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED

Impressions on twenty minute drive on January 3, 2015. Cold, gray, winter skies. Dreary, tired, winter skies. Solemn, mournful, winter skies. Even they stir me to a sort of lyricism, for theirs is a quiet, somber beauty, overlooked by many, in … Continue reading

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Undone

I am just utterly undone by this day. Grieving parents, traumatized, wounded and dead children, some as young as 14. 14!!! I have a grandson who’s 14. The horror of it is hard for us to imagine. I mean, it’s … Continue reading

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Lessons of Childhood, a Realization of Sorts

  There’s an All in the Family, Good Times and Sanford & Son Marathon on GETTV. Growing up, I loved all of these shows. Now, seeing them with adult eyes, I see that Archie was so horribly bigoted, and though … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Thoughts 2017

Last night, while peeling potatoes for potato salad, I popped in my earbuds and opened Pandora Radio, selecting my Scottish Traditional Station. It both soothes me and stirs my spirit. And, as always, it makes me feel more connected with … Continue reading

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We Are All Charlottesville  & Things I Can’t Say on Facebook 

It’s Sunday, August 13th, 2017.  I’m sitting at the kitchen table my favorite place to sit, where I can watch the birds that come to the feeder, (mainly goldfinches at this time of the year), drink my coffee, and crochet … Continue reading

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