We Have a New Blogger!

17 May

I am excited to introduce our readers to photographer, Melody Hendrix! Melody will be joining the Old Things R New family of bloggers with a weekly feature, A Time to Live. She will be sharing her wonderful nature photography accompanied by inspiring text. I thought you might enjoy learning a bit about her-Onisha

 

 

MelodyI am retired and enjoying life. My hobbies are my 5 grandchildren, son and daughter, and my loving husband. I am a photographer and extreme nature lover. I love spending time in my garden or in the wilderness connected to God my Creator.

What a beautiful world we live in. We all have that in common. Natural beauty is everywhere, but sometimes we are not connected until we see a picture, taken just right, that makes it really come into focus and be admired. My passion is to make a connection between the lens and your soul. Photography is my passion.
My photography passion began when my Father handed me his old Ricohflex box camera when I was 12.  It was love at first sight. I still have it. My hand was never empty of a camera since.
Rocoflex
I am a native Floridian. I am so lucky to call it home. I was born in Orlando BF (before Disney). My family moved to the Winter Park area when I was very young. Central Florida was so simple and quaint at that time. I wandered the streets barefoot with my friends, never worrying that something bad could ever happen. My Mom used to pick the sand-spurs out of my feet. I still go barefoot. It grounds me to earth and connects me to nature.
I have extensively explored Florida and its diverse beauty. So much to see and so little time. I would love for you to join me in my travels through the images I have taken. I wish you could hear the sounds, smell the fragrance and feel the breath of it. But for now we must be content with exploring with our eyes and only imagine the rest.
Now for Melody’s first post.
A Time to Live
Melody Hendrix
seeds of today

One Response to “We Have a New Blogger!”

  1. DiVoran Lites May 17, 2016 at 10:54 am #

    Our blogging gang has struck gold with Melody Hendrix.

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