Tag Archives: Berlin

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

This week’s challenge is¬†Inside. I was going in a few different directions until I saw this shot at the Tate Modern by Mrs. Carmichael. Even though I’m being a bit of a copy cat, Mrs. Carmichael’s capture reminded me of … Continue reading

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“Journeys are the midwives of thought.” — Alain de Botton, The Art of Travel — Alain de Botton calls the final section of his book, simply, Return. And it was to that section that I turned, despite having only read … Continue reading

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Remembering The Wall

Today marks the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.¬† The Wikipedia article indicates that “On November 9, 2009, Berlin will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall with a `Festival of Freedom’, during … Continue reading

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