Reminder to self – the world is big

This is the shot of earth from China’s spacecraft as it went about the far side of the moon. I’ve only seen the earth like this in pictures and when you see it with the moon as a focal point, it really reverses your perspective. When I stumble on things like this, it reminds me…

A rainbow in the London sky

The remnants of Hurricane Gonzalo vented it’s strength on London on Tue. I woke up to howling winds and all my plants outside horizontal. I tried to go out and deadhead my lavender plants but gave up after awhile. It was pelting with rain. I had wanted to go out but figured today was a…

Take the first step

At one time or another, I’ve always heard my friends say, I wish I could just quit everything and be really free and do nothing. But actually not everyone is going to be happy with that. People hate uncertainty. We have been trained our whole lives to have plans and goals. We can have easy…

Fav Diana Vreeland quote

One of my favourite characters. Eccentric, complex, assertive and very frank. I love all her photos. They are so strident and confident. This is one of my favourite. She looks like a religious, larger than life figure with her arms outstretched. I’ve combined it with one of my favourite quotes from her.