Author Archives: Joe Owens

About Joe Owens

Can you tell from my writing I love God? I hope so because that is what I want you to know most about me. I am also a writer who loves taking on fiction prompts and crafting a story. One day you will read my work in print. Until then enjoy it here! For free!

Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge – 07/23/17

The oddball challenge is one of my favorites because I have an eye for the unusual and try to snap photos when I see it. I saw this bumper stick right before the landmark, yes that is what it is … Continue reading

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Through – One Word Sunday

This is a one lance pass through under a railroad line of the Norfolk Southern less than a stone’s throw from my home. Added to the One Word Sunday theme. One Word Sunday – 07/23/17

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Questions I Think My Dog Would Ask – Chapter 4 – Who Left Us a Kitten?

It has been a distinct pleasure to enjoy the company of a canine in my life for greater than half my years and trust me those years have begun to pile up! Over those years I have had a few different breeds and a variety in size, temperament and lifespan of my “man’s best friends”. […]

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Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – 07/21/17

I really have grown to love the various photo challenges that pop up in my WordPress Reader. Perhaps it has something to do with the proliferation of photos as a result of the improvement of the camera functions associated with Smartphones and the fact it is usually always at my arm’s reach. Cee Neuner has […]

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Three Things Thursday – July 20, 2017

My fourth run in Three Things Thursday where it is your goal to share three happy things you experienced in the seven days past. There is a new host for this weekly collection of happy, Natalie @ There She Goes … Continue reading

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Unusual – Weekly Photo Challenge – 7/19/17

  I don’t post about my love of railroads and model railroading too much on this blog since I have a model railroad specific one, but I happened across this old sign by chance while snapping a photo for another … Continue reading

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Black & White Sunday: After & Before – July 2017

Regular visitors to Lost in Translation can enjoy a chance once a month on a Sunday to try a combined photo challenge theme for Black&White Sunday. It is called AFTER and BEFORE and it invites you to post the same  image both in black … Continue reading

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Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge – 07/16/17

The oddball challenge is one of my favorites because I have an eye for the unusual and try to snap photos when I see it. We got this photo sitting beside a small café near the Lincoln Memorial on July … Continue reading

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Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – 07/14/17

I really have grown to love the various photo challenges that pop up in my WordPress Reader. Perhaps it has something to do with the proliferation of photos as a result of the improvement of the camera functions associated with Smartphones and the fact it is usually always at my arm’s reach. Cee Neuner has […]

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Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge – 07/09/17

The oddball challenge is one of my favorites because I have an eye for the unusual and try to snap photos when I see it. I snapped these during our ride on the Strasburg Railroad in Strasburg, PA. The cabooses … Continue reading

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Cee’s Which Way Photo Challenge – 07/07/17

I really have grown to love the various photo challenges that pop up in my WordPress Reader. Perhaps it has something to do with the proliferation of photos as a result of the improvement of the camera functions associated with Smartphones and the fact it is usually always at my arm’s reach. Cee Neuner has […]

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My Writing Goals for 2017 – Half Year Results

Yes, my friends half of 2017 is behind us. As we suck in a deep breath before we plunge into the back half I wanted to find my way here to update a post I made at the first of … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Signs – 07/06/17

This week the topic is Signs.   This is the sign for the Metro Rail system in Washington, DC that gives you a heads up to which train is next to arrive in the station.  While in Lancaster, PA I saw … Continue reading

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#ThreeThingsThursday – What made me smile this week…

Welcome to this week’s Three Things Thursday post, created by Emily at Nerd in the Brain and hosted by Natalie at There She Goes. Share your joy by posting three things big or small, that have made you happy this … Continue reading

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Cee’s Oddball Photo Challenge – 07/02/17

What do you consider oddball? I am returning home from a five day trip to Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C. and normal to us certainly is not such to them. There is a multitude of tour possibilities in our nation’s capital. … Continue reading

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