In honor of Sophia Helene Nelson, as of late A.K.A. “the red-headed violin player,” and her dear, beautiful, and wise mother who … well, you know … I present a WordPress Photo Gallery Experience. Happy Soph’s Birthday to us all!
Hook ’em. At DKR in 2002
Aunt Sue, Sophie, and Mama Rea in Bolding.
On the pier in Galveston, July 2012
At Middle School’s end, 2014
Sophie’s helping garden at the South House.
With Grandpa in 2007
Rockstar. 2004 perhaps?
Don’t worry Dad. You can build one.
Rooting for the Ice Bats in 2003
Dark Soph on Adventure Day Austin 2015
South Padre 2008
Cynthia and Cheryl in 2000
Mama Rea, Sophie, and Aunt Sue on the occasion of Daddy Jack’s funeral in Nov. 2010.
Shooting in the old hood.
Sophie and her dad at the Wilco ACL taping, 2011
Not a Cowboys fan.
Sophie in Corpus Christi 2011
I should sketch more!
One of my favorite pics of Soph. Ilford Delta 400. The halcyon days.
At Black’s B-B-Q in 2015
Sophie wanted to sing with the choir.
Dec. 2014 at Kirk and Lora’s wedding reception
Soph and CB on Nelson Creek
This was what we did for a year or two.
Go Horns Go! 2002
Check out the big brain on Soph!
Just your average day at the South House. Batman and the Fairy hanging out.
Another great one with Grandma and Grandpa Williams and the cousins Flake.
Spring 2015 Adventure Day in Austin
Sophie and Charlie with Grandma and cousins at Maw Maw’s 90th Birthday in 2011
This was the pic we used for the invitation for Sophie’s first B-day party. Caption: “Are you coming to my party, or what?”
Soph used to say, “I’m singin’ da bwoos.”
Big Bend 2009
She’s on a boat. Orange Beach, AL 2013
Sophia awaits her violin lesson. I think she’s 6 in this pic.
South Padre 2008