Category Archives: Denmark

Invisible Murder – Book Review

With the topic of refugees and terrorism very much in the news, this novel by Lene Kaaberbøl and Agnete Friis, is written for our time and makes for illuminating reading.   Two impoverished Roma boys are scavenging for something to … Continue reading

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Photo101 – Connect

How best to portray the word Connect in images? Continue reading

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Photo 101 – Home, Homeland, Hjem

Home, Hjem, Homeland It’s not my home,  yet I would call it mine. I am not the owner, yet family lived there some time. I’ve never been inside this ancestral home, It’s my essence, my roots, and in my dreams … Continue reading

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Photo 101 – Bliss, captions and Solitude -Rule of thirds

There’s a new photographic challenge on the Wordpress Blogging University, explore the tag photo101 to find out more. This photo addresses four days beautifully. This photo was taken way before the photo challenge existed and it seems I followed the rule of thirds. Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Proverbs and Sayings from around the World

I find profound wisdom in proverbs, sayings and quotes and marvel at the way they are so succinct in communicating messages to the reader. Mostly anonymous, they come to us from past generations and across cultures, and speak of the experiences of lives lived and lessons learned.

Quotes like proverbs, can make us think more deeply about something.

Each Thursday, I post a Proverb or Saying and a Quote that I find thought-provoking. I hope you will too. Continue reading

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