“Art is the lie that enables us to realize the truth.”
― Pablo Picasso
I adore many non-religious celebrations in which we celebrate people and our relationships. Therefore February 14 is never like any other day. It is special, very special. Continue reading “The Art of Wandering”
When I finally planned for a backpack trip to Yosemite, my attention was mainly on four places: Bodie, Sonora Pass, Tioga Pass, and Mono Lake. That means places around Yosemite.
Somehow I knew most popular places marked by tourism websites are not my most favorites. I love rediscovering natural wonders, especially places where people don’t leave footprints everyday. I am glad that I found Mono Lake and I am going there again before Winter to capture Sunset hours.
Continue reading “One Afternoon Around Mono Lake”
It was one foggy Thursday in San Francisco yesterday, we both completed an important work and had the rest of the day free.
While sitting inside the busy Starbucks, I was browsing on internet to find a place to go, to give my eyes rest, somewhere without wifi and all connectivity, somewhere close to nature. Travelling around 20 miles was not an option since the next day, Friday, was not a holiday. And then just when I almost decided to spend the rest of the day at some cafe in Sausalito, my husband drove me to this place. Continue reading “San Francisco: One Afternoon on Tiled Steps”
We all have a favorite place: a place to go back, a place to cry an ocean, a place to sit and ponder, a place to have the regular milky tea, a place to wander. For some of us that place is somewhere near Mom’s kitchen, in anticipation of a lovely childhood that comes back each time we go home. For some of us, it’s that corner of nostalgia that every camera and every piece of paper forgot to capture. For some of us, it’s that beach where we walk miles even with an injured leg and a cured heart. For some of us, it’s that regular shop where we discuss family matters for the past 40 years and enjoy fleeting nirvana. Continue reading “That Favorite Spot”
Sometimes the best trip is the one that you didn’t plan and the best place is the one you didn’t think of visiting ever. Continue reading “Inside Harmony”
February is a fluffy month in this side of California. Well, no. Rewind. It’s fluffy everywhere. Continue reading “The Story..”
I don’t care if the road to my destination is narrow or wide , clear or rusty , sometimes , I cannot see anything else except my destination. Continue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit”
Today , two things I noticed after waking up – Trifecta’s Monday post and a sunny morning. Both were delicious.
My post “Organic heart” got second place at Trifecta’s challenge: Trifextra: Week Ninety-One.
Thank you , Trifecta ; it’s an honor to be mentioned on your post. Continue reading “Win, Wine ,Weekend!”
Like a bird ,
wings spread in the air ,
feet on the ground , Continue reading “Pampas Grass.”