Last week, I shared a long, contemplative walk down memory lane; this week, you could blink and miss the walk I took. Read more
Some changes are being planned for the University of Victoria that could involve replacing some of the older residences, so recently my husband and I went for a walk and took photos of all the dorms I lived in from 1991-1995. Read more
In the District of Saanich, part of Greater Victoria, it’s common to find people at the top of Mount Tolmie, waiting for the sunset. You can easily reach this local mountain by driving up a windy road called Mayfair Drive or by climbing gravel trails. I remember climbing those trails when I lived nearby on the University of Victoria campus. But on this particular evening, my husband and I drove up to the summit. Read more
Since the Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenges have ended, I’ve become lazy about posting, but I’m back! I just needed a new challenge to keep me inspired.
This is my very first “Wordless Wednesday” post, where I’ll let the photos speak for themselves. I hope you enjoy this one of Sidney Pier at sunset. Read more
My soul is full of longing
for the secret of the sea,
and the heart of the great ocean
sends a thrilling pulse through me.
― Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you’ve probably noticed I share many photos of the ocean. Most of them are wide shots of shoreline and sky. It’s just so awe-inspiring to drink in the vastness of the scenery. Read more
You will never be completely at home again, because part of your heart always will be elsewhere. That is the price you pay for the richness of loving and knowing people in more than one place.
― Miriam Adeney
I’ve moved a lot during my life, so my place in the world is made up of all the people and places I’ve loved over the years. At the same time, it’s also the place where I am at the moment. Read more
Ho-hum, there I sat listening to ’90s rock music in the car, waiting for my husband. I glanced up at the roof of the gas station nearby and did a double take. Read more
I love taking photos with delicate traceries of lines that invite you to look deep into a particular scene and find something new every time. Read more