Stopping Time

“We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.”  Anaïs Nin I have often thought of this quote by Anaïs Nin – not in the context of a writer, but in the framework of a photo. Ever since Joseph Nicephore Niepce clicked the first photo in 1814, humanity has been beguiled byContinue reading “Stopping Time”

The Safest Course

Every life decision carries some risk.   We weigh the pros and cons; balance the effort against a promised prize.  Even though we want to live boldly, we are likely to favour the safest course.  Perhaps the safest course allows us to excel beyond our imagination. Michelangelo once said, “The promises of this world are, forContinue reading “The Safest Course”