Several weeks ago I attended my first Pow wow. Anything that has to do with observing another culture has my full attention! I am glad I was able to go 🙂 This particular Pow wow had several tribes participating from Canada and the U.S.A.
Bracketing, were have you been all my life? A kind photographer in Red Lake, showed me how I can take two or three identical pictures, "stack" them in either Lightroom or Photoshop to make one photo that has the perfect composition. Most of these pictures were stacked. I hope next week I can [...]
I am working on polishing my blurb for my short story, in the meanwhile, here is a short description: Malaika ( Swahili for Angel) is a 19-year-old Mozambican girl who reluctantly accepts a 6 week trip to the Philippines. Whilst there, she volunteers with Restoring Hope, a Christian Humanitation Organization that does work all around [...]
I was 7 years old when I first fell in love with reading. It was 1992 and my family and I were living in Zimbabwe's capital Harare as my dad was getting a degree in Theological Studies. I remember the day I received my first book, it was on a weekend and my parents [...]
Last Sunday I sat by Red Lakes dock from 11 AM till 5PM. I packed myself lunch, snacks, my kindle, almost all my camera equipment and my fully charged phone to listen to music and my audible bible. I even had my handy dandy portable battery so that all my devices never had to worry [...]
Memories from a time gone by. T was a slender girl with fine features, average height and mid length ebony coloured hair that flirted with the wind as she walked. She had a cheerful, shy smile that more often than not she was very self conscious about. Everything about her spoke of a young woman [...]