Gleaming Tones

Personality is the glitter that sends your little gleam across the footlights and the orchestra pit into that big black space where the audience is.”

Almost sunset in Lapland

Almost sunset in Lapland

Perhaps I will also find my audience in that big black space, if I follow the sun

River

River

But I gather, there are many rivers to cross and…

Lake

Lake

…lakes to swim.

Harbour

Harbour

Sometimes it’s tempting to just hop on the boat but shortcuts don’t always work.

Red-throated Loon

Red-throated Loon

Mind you, I’m not complaining, there’s always a reward. If it’s not the audience, it’s the inspiration or muse.

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On The Brightside

Disc golf lets me forget that anything else matters. It’s all about being outside in beautiful surroundings and enjoying the complexities of the game.”

Frisbee Golf

Frisbee Golf

The weather is so beautiful lately that I have to drag myself outdoors, even though I’m nursing a knee injury.

Hope your day is bright and beautiful wherever you are.

 

In Focus – Weather

Rain Cloud

A cloud bearing rain

Your attitude is like a box of crayons that colour your world…”

Running for cover

Running for cover

Remember, the entrance door to the sanctuary is inside you.”

Cover not guaranteed

Cover not guaranteed

Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.”

Make do with what you have

Make do with what you have

…rush out in the rain to be soaked with the sky.”

Blue skies smiling at me

Blue skies smiling at me

To see the summer sky is poetry, though never in a book it lie”

A beautiful day

A beautiful day

Keep your face always towards the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.”

Subtle Sunday

It’s official, it’s here – summer, that is. And I’m absolutely zonked out. No, not from alcohol consumption (not that it’s in short supply) but from cultural activities already underway and the crazy nightless nights. You see, I live in a cultural hub – Tampere, and the sunny weather has a way of tempting even hermits to go out and play.

Minna Canth statue – nothing subtle about her at all.

Minna Canth statue – nothing subtle about her at all.

Some of my blogger friends are aware that I have a tendency to disappear from Blogville during summer months. There’s just too much to do outside. But I will pop by now and again to catch up on your blogs.

Happy Summer (or winter down South)…