Doors to Freedom

Look on every exit
as being an entrance
somewhere else.
― Tom Stoppard

All big cities have their special features, and in Paris it’s the ironwork. Art déco, art nouveau, classical or modern: every taste is catered for. Which door would you choose?

The Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape.


There are no lines in nature,
only areas of colour,
one against another.

– Edouard Manet

The CBBH Photo Challenge: Multicoloured.

Update: Sorry, I missed the “blog-love”. A lovely dog-blog, and whimsical nature photography.

Silent Sunday


Someone I loved
once gave me a box full of darkness.
It took me years to understand
that this too,
was a gift.

Mary Oliver

Silent Sunday


The true secret of happiness
lies in taking a genuine interest
in all the details of daily life.

William Morris

The Weekly Photo Challenge: Lost in the Details