plastic

whilst in london i bought a holga diana + plastic lens that fits on my 5d mkii i put it on the camera again a few days ago and remembered how much i love the images it makes. the first photo is of matiatia bay in the morning, before i jumped on the ferry into […]

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the exquisite ordinary • fourteen

i have been doing this commute for more than a year now. and, as much as i miss being on-island all of the time, it really doesn’t suck. at all. that chance encounter on the ferry – with a running buddy i haven’t seen for months, made the ferry ride pass by in an instant […]

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the exquisite ordinary • thirteen

today did not go how i thought it would … in some ways it was better, in others not-so-much it was a get-shit-done day and an impostor syndrome day and a staying-up-late day … when i really needed sleep, and really wanted to be out dichotomies of self-care trying to make sense of languages i […]

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the exquisite ordinary • twelve

nothing conceptualises sunday afternoon bliss like a dog slumbering, belly facing the fire its almost the same as it was last time i visited 30 years ago, right down to the pews, and the hymn books, and the congregants (and the welcome) time for an afternoon cuppa with a treasured friend and margaritas with another […]

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the exquisite ordinary • eleven

wake late to the rain on the roof of an unfamiliar room in a semi-familiar town residue and runoff its years since i have made sushi. and i had forgotten how fun it is to do it as a group activity. today with a brother and niece, and family piled around giving a running commentary […]

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