Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra

BUZZ…This week’s WordPress Photo Challenge asks us to share a photograph with something extra; something with unexpected detail that makes that image all the more special. For me … the unexpected detail is in this man’s expression. The sadness embedded in his concentration. This is a photograph of my friend “Buzz” writing poetry outside aContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra”

Future Love Paradise

The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way.  Some see nature all ridicule and deformity… and some scarce see nature at all.  But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself. — William Blake

Father and child

I endeavour to start out on the right foot but, as the day presses on, I sink deeper into the non-specific. The ethereal press of promises. The sleeve of illusion. The shadow cast by the peaceful lighthouse. If I am the lighthousekeeper, you are the light.

Borrow your treasure

Where shall I begin? I took this photograph in Brighton, England in midwinter 2012. So much has happened since that day. Mercury has gone retrograde The Olympics is on… I started my Olympic scrapbook way back when… before the internet before instant messaging and availability 24/7. I’m humbled by my birth certificate that says I’mContinue reading “Borrow your treasure”

Bursting into Flames… And Then What?

I’m preparing for an encounter with the Brighton curator in my air shelter on Cross Street. Something’s overlapping, I’m not sure what exactly. Perhaps the line: “I’m a stationary sculpture, I’m meant to be broken” is causing friction when coupled with the sound of “Pay with Card” still ringing in my ears after my recentContinue reading “Bursting into Flames… And Then What?”