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photographer | writer | poet
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a serene moment and a poem for @benzbox and @postaday #photography challenge from #wordpress

Death, therefore, the most awful of evils, is nothing to us, seeing that, when we are, death is not come, and, when death is come, we are not. – Epicurus we chase it for eternity yet, what do we lose in that (eternal) chase for, that serene (moment) and…
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An #experimental return to #poetry101rehab via #postaday and #wordpress weekly #photography challenge

freedom, is mine (was the cry) and then, that freedom (was sold) and, the price paid, the value, of that, (precious) life the right to be independent (no more) – experimental For WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge – Experimental And, perhaps, a prelude to…
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A late shot for #postaday and @benzbox #wordpress weekly #photography challenge

My God, a moment of bliss. Why, isn’t that enough for a whole lifetime? ― Fyodor Dostoyevsky For WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge – Temporary Shot with Nikon D700 with Nikkor 70-200mm f/4 lens at ISO200, 185mm, f/4 and 1/2000s
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glow for @postaday #wordpress #photography challenge

And walk upon stranger roads than this one In a world I used to know before Lyrics from Afterglow – Genesis For WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge – Glow There is a backstory (isn’t there always?), which will follow in a later post.
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Originally posted on belgradestreets: Decided to add an extra post today, a sort of ‘Sunday Supplement’. Yesterday, whilst shopping at Ušće for some of the random necessities of life, I wandered across the swathe of parkland that lies along the river…
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For WordPress weekly photo challenge – scale. I will be back with more for this challenge. I saw this gas station through the window of my bus, speeding through the night, and grabbed this hurried and blurred shot with my iPhone. It looked oddly out of…
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banal ball(s) inspired by @LauraCummingArt in today's Observer @guardian @Tate

Writing in today’s Observer newspaper, Laura Cumming’s review followed the headline (at least in the print version) ‘These swings don’t mean a thing’ describing the Superflex installation in the Turbine Hall of the Tate Modern as ‘by far the worst Turbine…
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learning #photography from the ongoing moment

Everyone was nowhere to be seen ― Geoff Dyer During all my frequent flying, I’ve finally got round to reading Geoff Dyer’s The Ongoing Moment, which I purchased in The Tate Modern Bookshop well over a year ago. I’ve been particularly fascinated by the…
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#darkersidethursday continues, with this twisted offering #writing #Wordpress

I gaze across at the trees. Brittle branches blurred by the breeze, leaves coalescing into a swirling, suppurating soup in front of my aching eyes. You couldn’t make it up. Could you? Or maybe you could. Me, I don’t know. Don’t really know much right now.…
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Originally posted on belgradestreets: “To be a wave understanding the influence of the moon; To be a tree and read the memory of the leaves; To be an insignificant pedestrian on the streets” – Dejan Stojanovic Images captured on a late Summer evening with…
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