We Are Born Free…

Humans may not fly like a bird, but we can fly through our dreams and reach unimaginable heights when realizing what we set ourselves for. We can do that because we are born free, and are the masters of our destiny. But maybe freedom still is the biggest dream, or fear, of humankind. Forgive me […]

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Perfect Autumn Beach Day

It is Monday but I am joining Terri’s Sunday Stills challenge, which theme is texture. First because I thought about her when taking this photo, as she is an avid windsurfer, who also enjoys her  SUP a lot. And secondly, because Debbie’s post on texture motivated me to join as well.      

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Sunset

Many people like to appreciate the sunrise as well as the sunset hours. I do too and have made photos of it whenever I could. I shot this one while sailing in the Amsterdam canals, at the beginning of spring. We had a long winter and a sunny day like that, couldn’t have closed better […]

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I’d Rather Be in Fernando de Noronha

It has been a while since I last posted. I am returning to blogging at a different pace, by reading more of your posts and joining the WP weekly photo challenges. I saw a few interesting past themes. One of those is: ‘I’d Rather Be’. I’m back in Amsterdam, a tad colder than Fernando de […]

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Glow

“It is easy to see the glow but hard to recognize the awakening of silence.” ― Dejan Stojanovic, The Sun Watches the Sun This week’s photo challenge asks us to explore ‘glow’: “The Golden Hour is the time of day before sunset or after sunrise, when the light is soft and glowing.” Photo made in […]

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Sunsets of Mallorca

After exploring the idea of going to Iceland and perhaps get lucky to catch the Northern lights, we headed to the south of Europe for one-week vacations. Just in time, as the Autumn rains in Amsterdam had started to vaporize every memory we could have had about summer and sunnier days.

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Seeking Happiness

“Seeking happiness outside ourselves is like waiting for sunshine in a cave facing north.” TIBETAN SAYING

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Message from an Elderly Man

During the holidays period, I got an agenda and a book from my father. I failed to notice that there was an envelope in between those, carrying a very special message. Yesterday, I found it. It humbled me. I would like to share it with you, my blogging friends.

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