Blog: How to Break a Self-Imposed Routine

In recent weeks, I've found myself in a serious rut. I haven't been writing to write, or creating to create. I've been too preoccupied with my camera, neglecting everything else. The paradox is that I haven't even uploaded the majority of my photos, and I've come to a realisation - I've been bogged down by … Continue reading Blog: How to Break a Self-Imposed Routine

Photo Friday, Week 6: A Taste of France

(Disclaimer: I know it's Saturday - as detailed on the Deadly Words Facebook page, I had serious connectivity issues last night!) This week's photos are going to be hard to whittle down. I would probably use up the vast majority of my WordPress data allowance if I uploaded the sheer number of things I've shot … Continue reading Photo Friday, Week 6: A Taste of France

Photo Friday, Week 5: Arrival

As I write this, I'm sitting at my desk in my 6th floor studio in La Rochelle. The sun is slowly falling over the city, golden light softening the silhouettes of the buildings ahead. Birds fly parallel to my window. This week's Photo Friday doesn't contain any of the typical landmarks one can find here … Continue reading Photo Friday, Week 5: Arrival

Blog: On Departure

"And I sat there still but in my mind I screamed "Goodbye, farewell!" to my hometown.."   I imagine listening to this song on a train, gazing lazily out the window as the golden horizon shifts and warps before my eyes. Husky's "I'm Not Coming Back" is an ode to escape, to the wonder of … Continue reading Blog: On Departure