The Weekly photo challenge is “abstract”. If you do not think this picture follows the photo-challenge rules – there is another photo at the end of the post. This one is Abstract. Money. Yes it is . There is no such thing as real money. Money is an idea (like law, an agreement of society) … More Abstract Money
This is the first assignment for Writing 201: Poetry. I have joined the WordPress Writing 201 Poetry Challenge – they will provide prompts and challenges regarding form and use of language EACH DAY. I will be unlikely to keep up but here goes anyway. The first day’s requirements were: Water (tick) Haiku (tick) and use … More Writing 201: Poetry, Water
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Weekly Photo Challenge: Future Tense Not a photo taken by me, snagged from UK guardian newspaper, but odd that the photo challenge this week is about future. Is it tense? This is from Cyprus, does it suggest a future? Tense for us all? First Cyprus, next ……
Spring must be here. I want to get out and about, do not want to sit in writing blogs. These photos have been taken when out and about on the island in the last few weeks – different places, different kinds of days, different tides, different moods. In a few days I will be returning … More Spring must be here
Hubris – Reflections – Way to go – Hubris first – I am about to give the last talk of the series on Emotional Education at the library next week. The title of this one is “Individual, Society, Leadership, Flourishing – or not?”. Even thinking I can do this, let alone setting myself up to … More Reflections/ hubris/ way to go
Three years ago, in a park in Guangzhou, three little cousins were three years old. One found a good place to climb, then two then three Threes are everywhere. Their climbing frame is a three from Mao Zedong: the people, the book and the gun.
The weekly photo challenge this week is “Treasure”. I have been collecting sea glass from our cold icy beaches – when it is not too windy to walk on them (one of my grand-daughters is going to make jewellery). Treasure indeed. And, more frequently ignored treasure: This week I have been spending time recollecting, or … More Invaluable riches: treasure
Weekly Photo Challenge: Beginning – excuse for some photos and thoughts. Beginning, just because it happens to be early January 2014, is not really relevant to my way of thinking, any day will do for reflection on before and after, ending or beginning. We happen to have had a high wind and snowstorm last night. … More After the storm – beginning?
Weekly photo challenge: Joy What about this picture of my grandsons? Thanks to daughter-in-law Xin Yan (Cindy). They are having a good time – just now they live so very far away in New Zealand. I think they are on holiday at Ninety-mile Beach in the north of North Island. It seems so long since … More Weekly Photo Challenge: Joy
This week Sidey’s theme is: How something appears is always a matter of perspective [Wrote this post just last week, now the Daily prompt is also giving us “perspective”!] Leads me to these thoughts, a poem and a post on my “trying to think” site (here). Sidey! Look what you do to me! Apart from … More A Matter of Perspective