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gatherer of soothing beauty, great and small' behind these pages, which for now means: Here you find the stuff that makes me think, that inspires me, that I envy and am passionate about.
Since 2013 I have written posts about many randomly chosen
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Category Archives: mumson
I was listening to an old favorite, the song The Only Child by Jackson Browne. As a teenager in college I proudly wore a badge with his name, drawn with a blue pen, selfmade as a gift by a gorgeous … Continue reading
I took the pictures AFTER the event. I was in my room – this is a few years ago – sitting at my desk, talking on the phone. My son, who was about 11 years old at the time and … Continue reading
View from window in Bedford Stuyvesant last Tuesday. Image by wilson tichelaar©
This week I will be in New York City with my 14-year old son. Exactly a year ago we stayed in Brooklyn, and loved it. I could live here, my son cheered. I so agreed. – We had such a … Continue reading
A short film I made about ten years ago. A snippet of daily life: My son (5 at the time) going to bed and me, in front of it, stretched on the carpet, keeping an eye under the bed … Continue reading
My mother’s sewing machine, a wedding gift. I can’t believe I threw it out. My son made some beautiful pieces with it. Read about it in my post here
This blog now features an audio widget in the right top corner. Because one thing I noticed while shopping in New York last week: good background music works wonders 🙂 The exhibition came with it’s own music, Soul Of A … Continue reading