Five things to be cheerful about this Monday

1 // A newly borrowed library book The Wanderers by Meg Howrey 2 //This quote As soon as we conform anything to language we have changed it. Use a word, and you’ve altered the world. The poets know this. It’s what they try so hard to avoid. – from A Doubter’s Almanac (last weeks library […]

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Five things to be cheerful about this Monday

1 // Sand between my toes We went for a walk on the beach after work today instead of coming straight home. It seems a little ridiculous that we don’t do this every day! We often scurry home after our work days without taking advantage of this beautiful place we call home. 2 // A […]

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11 . 8

When did we crank our hearts down to f/22, lest the light get in? And other thoughtful words from my friend David I have had a morning filled with conversation from girlfriends that bridge two sides of the Pacific. Their conversation quenches a thirst I often forget I have until they fill me up with […]

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the weekend that was

a list of things i did on the weekend that don’t all correspond with the accompanying photographs. and this is how it goes… i lived on fire for all the things i have yet to see, tangled sheets, the last bottles of cider … mulled and warm. everything reverberated within me even the vacuaming felt […]

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hands playing the piano. by leonie wise

5 favourites from new zealand music month

+++ » there’s bandcamp players embedded in this post, which you won’t see in your feed reader. this post is one i recommend you read/listen to on my actual website. may every year is new zealand music month and i try to always make time to find some new (to me) artists/tunes to enjoy. here’s the […]

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a few favourites

reading | The Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going Nowhere (reminding me of the importance of making time to meditate every day) + MAKING THE PRINT – Printing Techniques For the Digital Photographer (teaching me how to set things up so I can print well from home or using a pro print shop) + Motionless […]

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