13 September 2010

A New Sunrise

Hello my loverly cyberpartners.  I have decided to shed that generic design and import a photograph I shot myself over the waters of the Pacific Ocean.  It was the day I was flying home to Alaska from Ibiza, Spain.  I saw three sunrises in one day, and this one was the most breathtaking.

I'm honestly at a bit of a conundrum at the thought of reviving the 'Daily Photo' section.  I halted the production of such posts because I felt I was ready to include more in-depth content, and there were several readers who were turned off at the thought of a new post every day.

However, I heard through the internet grapevine in the support of that section.  (Specifically Erin.  Go read her blog after this if you're not already a follower.  She is hilarious.)  I'm frankly at a loss...to daily photo or not to daily photo?  Maybe once a week like a photo day?  Monday, Wednesday, and Friday??

That's where you step in.  Yes you, lurker.  I can see you reading because Raptor Jesus and Google hooked me up and now I can watch your actions from the safety of my own home.  What would you like to see done about the daily photo?  I would like the photos to be included because I have many to share, but I do not want this blog to turn into just a photograph essay (else I would create a separate blog for that, which c'mon, don't you like hearing about my awkwardness?).

The choice is yours.  Who will take the Ring into Mordor?

(wait...inappropriate timing?)

13 comments:

  1. I have never seen a more beautiful sunrise. I'm sure that the picture doesn't even capture 50% of it's amazingness.

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  2. May I suggest a Bi-curious, Bi Weekly Photograph?

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  3. I remember the book I read.. "the little prince"

    short book. not really a children's book but it has drawings. I hope you have read it..

    he once saw 40 sunsets in one day :)

    http://chinvat.persiangig.com/document/The%20Little%20Prince.pdf

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  4. Scheduled posts get bland, and reading about how you're ugly, gimpy, and "somewhat" comical. It’s a good part of my day.

    However, I do enjoy your travels and that is a huge part of you. I vote do the photos, tell your stories, but do it when you're feeling inspired, not on a schedule. That gets boring.

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  5. Hahah I just read what Geophrie said. Thats great.

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  6. Dude, I KNOW you were talking about me with that "some people don't like a new post every day" thing. ASS.

    Anyways. Um, maybe a new photo every other day? Or Wordless Wednesdays?

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  7. I swear I was reading you post, but I was distracted by Google and Rapto Jesus. Most epic combination ever.

    I vote for a not-daily sharing of photos. :)

    Lor

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  8. Do what you like. Seriously. People will still bloody read. Make it random, keep people on their bloody toes. Not literally of course, that would be bad.

    Nice blog.

    The Lady

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  9. I like the new layout. Very serene. Great photo!

    As far as your question, I personally think you should do what you want. It's your blog. You can't please everyone, and it's OK to be slightly self-absorbed and mildly narcissistic in the blogosphere.

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  10. @Lily: I was sipping a mimosa, sitting on the port side of the plane and happened to glance out. It was magical.

    @Geo: Curious I am on your take on bi-weeklies.

    @Miss: That is a wonderful book, I have not read it in English yet. Thanks for the link!

    @Denise: Sounds like a plan. And Geo is a crazy funny mofo. :)

    @Sara: It wasn't directed at anyone, I promise [cough]. Wordless Wednesdays reminds me of Wasted Wednesdays. In a good way.

    @Lor: It was a pretty epic matchup, wasn't it? Thanks for your input.

    @Lady: I appreciate you stopping by and commenting. It means a lot. :)

    @B: Thank you so much. It was pretty lucky that I happened to open my window shade and see it. And I know I control the content, but I do care about what the readers would like. Thanks.

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  11. I'd love to see a daily photo.

    I've actually contemplated doing the same thing, in order to keep me practicing my photography. But I want to do it as a full year thing, so I'll be starting mine on January first.

    But yeah, would love to see it.

    Also that is a GORGEOUS shot. I got a few really awesome shots out the window when I flew to Vegas, though none this beautiful :)

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  12. I don't know about daily... Daily becomes uninteresting. But how about a weekly photo post? Where you put in all your good photos for that week?

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  13. Orion, that photo is spectacular! So pretty!

    Also, awesome Lord of the Rings reference, I approve.

    New to the blog. :) Excited to read more.

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