Not long now before I leave this behind. Via the Daily Post Photo Challenge #74: Dreaming
I am going to miss this beach. I am going to miss walking on its sand and feeling its cool water wash over my feet. Not long now before we are London bound. For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday.
I am not the best public speaker. I get scared talking in front of people. Just thinking about it does strange things to my stomach and chest. But in a couple of days I will be speaking at my first political event — a community forum in support of people who have fled conflict and […]
Him: Mum can we go now? I don’t understand this and I feel like my brain is going to malfunction. Me: You’re not supposed to understand it. You’re supposed to engage with it visually and let the image wash over you. Him: No. You are supposed to get the information from the image. Not by […]
In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary; and it is they alone who are masters. – Paul Gauguin Via the Daily Post Photo Challenge #71: Create
For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday !
Taken in China some years ago. We were going to a wedding in South Korea and visited Beijing on our way. I was recently asked what I would be doing if I didn’t have to work. “I would be travelling the world with these two,” I responded. It’s because as I get ready to leave […]
Thankful for friends who know I love flowers. Who cover me and my family in prayer. Who take me out for dinner and regale me with stories. Who make me laugh until my sides hurt. They are precious and dearly loved. Via the Daily Post Photo Challenge #69: Friendship
Look what I found for $4 at a local Op Shop! It’s a golden cat handbag! I fell in love with it as soon as I saw it. I know. I know. We are headed to London and the last thing we need is more stuff to cart across the globe. But it’s a cute […]
“You can’t trust the media. They will always tell you bad things,” our 12 year old told me one night. “No they don’t,” I defended. “Seriously mum. Would you be interested in a story of dogs playing with butterflies or some war somewhere that is killing millions of people?” “Dogs playing with butterflies.” “No you […]
Me: Come on. Let’s go. Things to do. Movies to see. Him: Mum I’m on holidays. You’re not supposed to move when you’re on holidays. I managed to drag him off the couch and push him out the door without too much fuss. It was a cute movie. For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday!
Frangipanis remind me of warm summer days. Via the Daily Post Photo Challenge #67: Summer