One Observing

A Curious Person's Photographic Notebook

Travel Books

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“A book travels for days, for years, sometimes for centuries to reach you at an exact point in time.” – Lang Leav, “The Universe of Us”

May your next book travel a safe path to reach you at the destined point in time.

Against the Odds: Weekly Photo Challenge

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Life feels tough sometimes, like navigating an unpredictable, treacherous path, and you are not sure you are able to suffer the slings and arrows. But, against the odds, a light emerges in the dark, coming toward you.

Light and Shadow Play

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Weathered and Worn Wonder

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A worn and weather-beaten, yet wonderful, wall at the Evergreen Brickworks in Toronto, Canada.

Coloured Glass

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Divinely lit by the sweet winter sun, the marinating fruits and vegetables in these glass jars upon a cafe shelf recalled the translucent colours of stained glass windows in a place of worship.

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Once Upon a Time

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Walking upon this path through the woods seemed serene and safe at the time. Only in reproduction did the scene reveal its rather sinister elements – the pronged branches at right projecting ominously toward unsuspecting passersby like the gaping jaws of a beast about to snatch the heroine in a folk tale. Perhaps I had a lucky escape. I take comfort, and courage, from knowing that fairy tales have happy endings. Usually.

A Visitation of Light

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Signs of hope for the New Year. May 2017 treat you kindly!