Category archives: photography

  • Dreaming

  • I think best with something in my hand. I prefer pen and paper to a mouse and keyboard. I love the way a pen scritch scratches on the page, and I really love to write with a pencil, especially a pencil with thick velvety lead. My favorite spots are almost invariably linked to patches of sunshine, and emptiness. I like [...]
  • Almost Black and White

  • Old Things in Jerusalem´╗┐Sentries over the Western wallJerusalemWhen Aidan was in first grade, he asked the librarian at school for books on the Holocaust. She told him they didn't have any. When he found some on the shelf and tried to check them out, she took them away and told him they were for older kids. The Holocau[...]
  • Dom Cathedral

  • We had the chance  to visit Germany's "most visited landmark"-the Roman Catholic Cathedral in Cologne. (Officially the High Cathedral of Saints Peter and Mary.) I don't have a view camera so there is some perspective distortion as the tops of the buildings seem to lean imposingly.  But I actually like th[...]
  • The Gestapo Museum

  • We got to borrow my sis in law's beautiful, zippy car one day and drive the autobahn the way it was meant to be driven.  We headed to Cologne to see the Dom (more on that another day) and the Gestapo museum.  The clouds were dark and hovering; threatening to deluge us at any moment.  I felt like it fit t[...]
  • New Likes

  • A cow I named RosieNarrow, winding streetsArtistry in a cupOld dungeon doors Eclectic antiquesShades of greenFriends and cousinsLove locked on a bridgeNow off for another installment of boot camp because of the chocolate croissants that loved me back.