Dear Mum & Daddi,
As I age, I gain a clearer perception of you as people; a better understanding of the seriousness with which you undertook your role as parents; and a greater appreciation for the efforts you put into raising your children.
And now, as I sit writing this on the other side of the world from all I know, I am filled with wonder at the courage and the care you showed in your parenting: for I am here because of you.
Continue reading … The First Step
I have formed a strong foundation out of my very being and furnished it with the essence of all I believe to be good and true. And so I wish for you:
Continue reading Imagined Spaces
… that my first impression of her was contained in the word “soft”. Something about her skin called to mind silkiness and begged to be touched. But those eyes; they let you know that you weren’t messing with no fool.
Continue reading In Memoriam
And in the act of naming me, demonstrated that he would always look upon me from a place of joy.
I am a daughter.
Continue reading The Giant
Navigating Your Way
I found this quote mounted on a wall of the National Maritime Museum (Greenwich) and was drawn to the hope that it held for navigating one’s way through life. As I was trying to capture it, this father and daughter walked past and I took a few photos as I liked the way that they seemed to embody the sentiment being expressed.
Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Future Tense
their children: Continue reading Heritage