A line is a dot that went for a walk (Paul Klee) - lines in photography
I came across Cee's "Share Your World" challenge this week - I cannot believe I haven't found it before. So I shall give it a go.
(noun) a feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable (verb) feel admiration and amazement; marvel In the past, I have written about wonder in connection with saving our planet - a big ask, I know! But how can we inspire our generation of technological children to appreciate the wonder of … Continue reading Wondering how, why and at…
Linus Pauling brings the idea of satisfaction and curiosity together beautifully in this quote: "Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life."
The weekly photo challenge this week asks us to share a photograph that signifies transitions and change... and to explore the ways in which a single photograph can express time, while only showing us a small portion of any given moment. For me the windmills, or rather wind pumps, of the Karoo endure across the years, they … Continue reading Winds of change
Inspired by Hemingway's famous six-word tale "For sale: baby shoes, never worn,” the "six word story" has served as a prompt for both writers and photographers for a long time now. On the 365 photo project site, one of the ongoing challenges is the six word story challenge. I do love flowers in all their stages, … Continue reading Fading beauty in six word stories
To my absolute delight, earlier this year, the day finally arrived. I won an online photography competition1! Not only did I get first place, but I also won a cash prize! This is one of those rare times when I can say I 'made' some money out of my photography. I'm still pinching myself because … Continue reading The day finally arrived
I believe that if we don’t look for something of value in everyday, our lives will simply pass us by. We will live wishing and waiting for the next exciting thing to happen and whoosh, our allotted time is gone!
Another in my occasional six word story series, this time about crispy autumn leaves