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In a former life I’ve had serious conversations with my young son why driving a Defender for us wasn’t such a good idea. Regardless the looks and the power. (We live on a canal in Amsterdam.) Now a new LEGO … Continue reading
A psalm I cherish. Ever changing since I first heard it. Here’s how I found Sunscreen, or maybe better: how it found me.
Tonight I celebrated the 10 year anniversary of our renovation project together with two of the neighbors and we did the slideshow. The picture above is the space in the attic that is now my room. Where I am writing … Continue reading
The image above struck me. It’s terrible, shocking, revolting, upsetting, but also beautiful in color, light, composition, and theme and therefor bitter sweet, wonderfully revolting, mesmerizing. Like a raw kind of art, showing unconditioned expressions of the human kind, although … Continue reading
To put a copyright sign next to this picture would be cheeky. The forces of nature created it and I merely spotted it.
I saw Elbow perform this song tonight on the Graham Norton Show, and it was magnificent. I don’t know about this video, but in the setting of the show it was brilliant. After the utterly funny observations of Harriet Harman, member … Continue reading
Yesterday I went to see the show Making Africa in the Kunsthal museum in Rotterdam. Came back invigorated. A marvelous world of wonder. http://www.kunsthal.nl/nl/plan-je-bezoek/tentoonstellingen/making-africa/