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CaliforniaPeggy

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Name: Peggy
Gender: Female
Hometown: Manhattan Beach, CA
Home country: USA
Current location: At home
Member since: Thu Feb 3, 2005, 02:41 PM
Number of posts: 139,284

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I see people talking about being scared, and I get it. However, I am not.

Being scared means that part of your brain is occupied with what horrors can happen next.

You need to be calm and keep your eyes open so that any threat can be viewed without the scared filter.

Being scared hinders your good judgement.

This is my take on it, anyway.

Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Tue Aug 31, 2021, 04:07 PM (41 replies)

Two sets of photos: The Before shots, and the After post-processing shots in B&W:












Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Sun Aug 29, 2021, 02:45 PM (5 replies)

Late Summer Day



Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Sat Aug 28, 2021, 12:59 AM (7 replies)

Some puns to help you smile!



Dad, are we pyromaniacs? Yes, we arson.

What do you call a pig with laryngitis? Disgruntled.

Writing my name in cursive is my signature move.

Why do bees stay in their hives during winter? Swarm.

If you're bad at haggling, you'll end up paying the price.

Just so everyone's clear, I'm going to put my glasses on.

A commander walks into a bar and orders everyone around.

I lost my job as a stage designer. I left without making a scene.

Never buy flowers from a monk. Only you can prevent florist friars.

How much did the pirate pay to get his ears pierced? A buccaneer.

I once worked at a cheap pizza shop to get by. I kneaded the dough.

My friends and I have named our band 'Duvet'. It's a cover band.

I lost my girlfriend's audiobook, and now I'll never hear the end of it.

Why is 'dark' spelled with a k and not c? Because you can't see in the dark.

Why is it unwise to share your secrets with a clock? Well, time will tell.

When I told my contractor I didn't want carpeted steps, they gave me a
blank stare.

Bono and The Edge walk into a Dublin bar and the bartender says, "Oh
no, not U2 again."

Prison is just one word to you, but for some people, it's a whole sentence.

Scientists got together to study the effects of alcohol on a person's
walk, and the result was staggering.

I'm trying to organize a hide and seek tournament, but good players
are really hard to find.

I got over my addiction to chocolate, marshmallows, and nuts. I won't
lie, it was a rocky road

What do you say to comfort a friend who's struggling with grammar?
There, their, they're.

I went to the toy store and asked the assistant where the
Schwarzenegger dolls are and he replied, "Aisle B, back."

What did the surgeon say to the patient who insisted on closing up
their own incision? Suture self.

I've started telling everyone about the benefits of eating dried
grapes. It's all about raisin awareness.





Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Fri Aug 27, 2021, 02:30 AM (10 replies)

Today's LA Times had this ad/article running today! What is it? Google knows!



Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Thu Aug 26, 2021, 04:01 PM (7 replies)

Jacaranda Greenery



Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Mon Aug 23, 2021, 03:47 PM (12 replies)

Tonight's Nearly Full Moon



Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Fri Aug 20, 2021, 11:04 PM (11 replies)

A baby fern...
















These were all taken with Olympus OM-D, which is on loan from a good friend of mine.

Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Thu Aug 19, 2021, 03:05 PM (8 replies)

A flower in Los Angeles, complete with bee!





Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Wed Aug 18, 2021, 01:08 AM (0 replies)

Celestial Rorschach




Posted by CaliforniaPeggy | Sun Aug 15, 2021, 10:12 PM (30 replies)
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