Weekly photo challenge – Bridge

swan monochrome monday

Erasmus Bridge Rotterdam Oh, here we are at the bridge. I'm going to shut my eyes tight. I'm always afraid going over bridges. I can't help imagining that perhaps, just as we get to the middle, they'll crumple up like a jackknife and nip us. So I shut my eyes. But I always have to … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Bridge

Weekly photo challenge – Delta

Delta - The passing of time Some people are always  late for an appoinment ... annoying! Has it something to do with their personalities? For this series of (only three are finished yet) five pictures I introduce to you: The Pleaser. Alway on time. Hours early. Never wants to disappoint anyone. The Rebel. Does'nt give … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Delta

Thursday Doors – White doors and yellow Garden Bench

Thursday doors - White doors

White doors And a yellow Garden Bench. Without a garden. Not even in the neighborhood. Thursday Doors is a post series run by Norm Frampton. If you like interesting doors, visit his site and check out what people are sharing today. Thursday Doors june 29th Save Save Save

Weekly photo challenge – Transient

Weekly phot challenge - Transient

Transient flower The flower bloomed and faded. The sun rose and sank. The lover loved and went. And what the poets said in rhyme, the young translated into practice ― Virginia Woolf, Orlando An empty hospital. In every room traces of the previous  inhabitants. Children were born and people died.  A lost flower.  Transient in … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Transient

Weekly photo challenge – Out of Focus

Eve in the Cellar “The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Out of Focus

Schuldig landschap – Crime scenes

Schuldig landschap - Crime scenes Wat is een schuldig landschap? Bestaat zoiets eigenlijk wel? Armando verklaart het landschap schuldig, niet omdat het de gruwelijkheden heeft laten passeren, maar omdat het getuigenis weigert. Het is schuldig aan het wissen van sporen. Een landschap negeert alles. Alles overkomt haar. Zij haalt haar schouders op gaat gewoon verder met … Continue reading Schuldig landschap – Crime scenes

Weekly photo challenge – Earth

Earth “It is spring again. The earth is like a child that knows poems by heart.” ― Rainer Maria Rilke The surroundings of Oudewater, The Netherlands. Weekly photo challenge - Earth   Save Save

Weekly photo challenge – Surprise

Weekly Photo Challenge - Surprise

Surprise “The beauty of a woman is not in the clothes she wears, the figure that she carries, or the way she combs her hair. The beauty of a woman is seen in her eyes, because that is the doorway to her heart, the place where love resides. True beauty in a woman is reflected … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – Surprise

Thursday Doors – Public lavatory

Thursday doors - Public lavatory

Public Lavatory Two white doors in an orange lavatory. Typical Dutch. Thursday Doors is a post series run by Norm Frampton. If you like interesting doors, visit his site and check out what people are sharing today. Thursday Doors April 13th Save Save

Monochrome Monday – 36 – Waalsdorpervlakte

monochromemonday - Waalsdorpervlakte

Remember those who gave their lives for our freedom "And they who for their country die shall fill an honored grave, for glory lights the soldier's tomb, and beauty weeps the brave." --Joseph Rodman Drake The Waalsdorpervlakte is an open place in the dune area "Meijendel" (The Hague, the Netherlands), where over 250 members of the … Continue reading Monochrome Monday – 36 – Waalsdorpervlakte

Weekly photo challenge – A Good Match

Four trees in the snow

Four Trees in the snow “I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says, "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.” ― Lewis Carroll Four trees in snow.  Black … Continue reading Weekly photo challenge – A Good Match

Weekly photo challenge – Shadow

Shadow “To the complaint, 'There are no people in these photographs,' I respond, There are always two people: the photographer and the viewer.” ― Ansel Adams Weekly photo challenge - Shadow Save Save