Bridge

Weekly Photo Challenge: Bridge This is the view from our car as my husband and I crossed the Sydney Harbour Bridge three years ago in a bid to beat cancer. A trip we had made many times before this day, but never as important as this one and those that followed would be. This day…

Transient

Is there nothing more transient than life itself? 

Green

Photo challenge: It IS Easy Being Green! Shades of Green… Green is one of my favourite colours, the other is blue. Funnily enough there is an old saying that states Blue and Green should never be seen together, yet every day in nature they compliment each other beautifully. Rules are for breaking! Old Bar Beach NSW…

Against the Odds

Weekly Photo Challenge: Against the Odds  – Daily Prompt: Blur This photo was not taken this week at Brendans last review (for now) with his multidisciplinary team at the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, it is one of hundreds I have taken since his diagnosis. It reminds me of how many times my husband Brendan has won…

1000 likes – thank you

I just wanted to give a quick shout out to all the lovely people out there who are interacting with calliemm. I appreciate each and every one of you. 1000 likes – Thank you ! Along with sharing my story,  I love participating in the many writing & photo challenges here in this wonderful blogosphere, however,  the main…

Tiny

Photo Challenge: Tiny Today he is tiny, our little rescue pup. Not much more than 5kg. He won’t stay that way for long however. A cross mastiff/boxer, he will be a big boy when he’s finished growing. I am sure then he will protect us as fiercely as we do him now. *** I find the…

Edge

Photo Challenge: Edge Hospitals are full of edges and angles.  I never noticed it more than when I took this photo of my husband learning to walk, aided, on one leg after radical surgery to save his life. I didn’t take this photo for this challenge, the challenge reminded me of a moment I had…

Details

Weekly Photo Challenge: Details Red sky at night, sailors’ delight…heralds a beautiful day in the morn.   ~*~ The main focus at calliemm.com  is to share awareness of the rare/uncommon cancer my husband Brendan has… You can find more information on Sarcoma Cancer by following this link: sarcoma. You can also join us at our facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/storyofus4/? …

look up

Photo Challenge at A Daily Post: Look Up  shot on Fujifilm FinePix S4500 This photo was taken at the beginning of hope. It was the first time I had the chance to really look at this amazing hospital. A beautiful building in the middle of a city, set this day against a pretty blue sky. It…