water tower wednesday - ivy

this past Sunday 
standing in the school yard 
where the weekly Green Flea is held 
I looked up 
to see the ivy 
on that building 
had turned 
from green to mostly red 
indicating a 
we segue 
into the holiday season 

it almost distracted me from the real prize
water tower!

lets not forget 
leads us into the holidays 


  1. definitely Thanksgiving first! (Well, actually hunting season is first here which leads into Thanksgiving}. Did you find any great items at the Green Flea?

  2. I can see why that great ivy caught your attention -- and *score* on the water tower!

  3. Yes, please, lets not forget about Thanksgiving.

    Great photo, I love the ivy.

  4. see, the ivy is getting in the holiday mood! now if they could get the water towers to light up or something..

  5. Love this! Cannot wait to spend Thanksgiving Eve with you!

  6. I'm thankful I met you. Cheesy I know, but I'm serious as hell.

    You and Mama of course.

    Oh and wonderful water towers!!!

    My lids are falling but you've opened my eyes to photography! xoxox

    My Mom's name was Ivey :)

  7. Beautiful fall, right in the heart of the city.

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  8. That ivy has almost closed off a few of the windows on the building. And it's definitely ready for the holidays. Ah yes, the watertower. Reminds me to be on the alert for you should I ever see one around here:-)

  9. Definitely Thanksgiving first, otherwise what follows is meaningless!
    Grandma says that the deep reds we are being graced with this fall is due to an early, deep frost ... causing that stop before we segue; as you so eloquently said. :)_

  10. Ivy growing on a wall like that looks so lovely but apparently it doesn't do brickwork any good - shame isn't it?

  11. Okay... Thanksgiving... so here comes another 5 pounds to my waistline. I may just skip it this year if Hubby will agree. He enjoys fixing a turkey though, so we'll see.

  12. This is beautiful! I love the contrast between nature and city.

  13. Very pretty.. we're having such a beautiful and mild November here.. rare and wonderful.

  14. composition is fantastic, even the over headlines contribute, mimicking the ivy tendrils.

  15. Love how you captured all ... can't even wrap my brain around Thanksgiving yet!

  16. Thank you for the incidental TCF mention! :-)

  17. THAT's New Yawk!!!

    Luv it, Doll

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  18. Decided to go bloghopping over at NaBloPoMo, and so far I have found two blogs with photos from my neighborhood. Love the reservoir header, there's nothing like walking round it on a crisp fall day. Enjoyed the UPS/Marathon post - it's a real service on their part. Waving at you from the Upper West Side. I shall return.

  19. I love ivy on a brick wall - and also your water towers! Great shot! (TCF!)

  20. Love that ivy--and of course, the water tower.
    Isn't it awful, that Halloween ended and the Christmas ads began.
    We mustn't lose Thanksgiving...

  21. Beautiful ivy - and water tower, too.

    According to Walmart, since Halloween is over, it must be Christmas. But I think Thanksgiving is still on the calendar...

  22. IMHO you captured the prize - the climbing ivy. No words to express how stunning that pic is. You really have a great love affair with the camera. Cheers!!

  23. Thanksgiving Eve? Wish I could see you on Thanksgiving Eve.


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