Monthly Archives: December 2010



raw material

And the sea mist turned to snow

The Grotto at Georgian Bay, Cyprus Lake, in Bruce Peninsula National Park. Photos by botanist and photographer Paul Hartmann, my uncle. Dec 26 2010.

Appreciation is an excellent thing.



Appreciation is an excellent thing.
It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well. — Voltaire

Peony (for Julie) // PH: Brett Lopez

Reindeer People

Tsaatan (Dukha) Reindeer Nomads from the Mongolian North // PH: Hamid Sardar. Part of the exhibition, “Dark Heavens: Hunters & Shamans of Mongolia”


I grew up in this town

“I grew up in this town, my poetry was born between the hill and the river, it took its voice from the rain, and like the timber, it steeped itself in the forests.” — Pablo Neruda

PH: M. Janezic