Speaking the truth - is knowing who you are, but is it always the best thing for everybody? "Don't wait around for someone else to tell your story. Do it yourself by whatever means necessary." -Lena Dunham So many around us choose to conceal, hide or change the truth to protect others or enhance ourselves.… Continue reading Sunday Sayings – Truth
Through photography, I hope to highlight the colour that signifies that feeling of loneliness, depression or anxiety and I hope everyone feels that they can ask their friend, neighbour or colleague, " How have you been?" "Everything going okay?" Join in on Friendly Friday and start a conversation.
Refugees and Journalistic Bias The MOTH and I were discussing the situation of the Tamil Family- the subjects of failed applications for refugee status, in Australia. This, despite country Queensland being their home of many years and the small community of Biloela wanting, and indeed fighting, to keep them in Australia. Federal court injunctions were… Continue reading Sunday Sayings – Being Open Minded and The Press
Travel around the world with the Which Way Challenge To Mt Fuji, Japan - Or around Eastern Australia bridgeLucerne This one is for Judy - slightly skewif chapel bridge To New Zealand Through the bus's front window And finally to Switzerland. Juliet Pass, Switzerland I found my "Way" to this challange via Cyranny's Cove. It… Continue reading Which Way Challenge
Sometimes we need to treasure the moment before it passes, never to come again.
Leaves - Photographers, both amateur or professional, alike, are fascinated with them. Botanists like examining them. Gardeners like growing them And travellers relaxing under them. The theme for this week's Friendly Friday Photo Challenge is: - Leaves Join the Friendly Friday Photo Challenge Post a comment below and include a 'Friendly Friday' ping-back in your… Continue reading Friendly Friday Photo Challenge – Leaves
Numedal Valley Since medieval times, one of the main routes Traders and Pilgrims used to traverse Norway between Oslo and Bergen, was via the Numedal Valley, which stretches from Kongsberg in the south, to Geilo and the Hardangervidda Plateau, in the North west. Hardangervidda Due to this long history, Numedal has one of Norway’s most… Continue reading Numedal Valley in Norway
Mostly anonymous, proverbs and sayings are a portal through time to generations past and echo a diverse range of cultures. They speak of the experiences of many lessons learned and the wisdom from thousands of lives lived.
When did you lose your idealism? Or gain a degree of cynicism and/or wisdom?
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