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Beautiful: Forgotten Obelisk

I love the word “obelisk.” It has a beautiful flow to it, and it describes only one thing. When I say it, especially as I think about it in obsessive depth as for a blog post, the beginning “oh” lasts … Continue reading

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Photo from the World: The Wind

Hiking in the Tatras Mountains, I was blown away by the devastation that wind can cause amongst evergreen trees. In the cycle of life, it’s just a thing – the blown over trees lose their lives, but their rotting carcasses … Continue reading

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Beautiful Photo: Night in Bhutan

I’ve been going back to right some wrongs in my photo editing. I don’t want to make an amateur self-diagnosis, but while we were in Afghanistan, I became deeply, deeply unhappy, angry, confused, distressed, and it took a long time … Continue reading

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Under the Spreading Walnut Tree, Palkonya, Hungary

During a break in the harvest, I caught some shade under a walnut tree, and I saw this great view of the Vill├íny valley, with Palkonya’s red Church of St. Elisabeth spire, marking the center of the village. I tried … Continue reading

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Fog II

On a vacation out of Kabul, my wife and I stayed in Metsovo, in the mountains of northern Greece, and we took a day trip down to Meteora, the site of astoundingly beautiful cliffs that used to be a lake … Continue reading

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