And it is customary that I do this now: I must perform this little ritual nightly else I am unable to sleep peacefully.
Continue reading Rapture
This is an extract from the first photograph that my wife and I ever took together. I love the image because it marks the start of many unexpected journeys.
Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Companionable
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
The tram clutters its way clumsily up the slow incline; its bell clanking noisily to notify those nearby of its presence. She laughs at its wheezy passing as she imagines that she and her husband sound something similar as they slowly make their way up the low, broad steps.
She turns to study the man walking beside her. The aqua and white stripes of his t-shirt stretch to accommodate the generous belly that makes him ideal for the role of Santa that he plays for the local children at the end of every year. His profile is one she has studied for 46 years and slept beside for 43.
Continue reading A Picture-Perfect Moment
When I saw the theme to this week’s challenge, one image immediately sprang to mind.
Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Love
My body … my physical self, is that to me.