“Not all those who wander are lost.”    – J.R.R. Tolkien

An old stone barn in Ireland on a cold windy day. The weather vane  pointed south towards a warmer land.



One happiness

"Il n’y a qu’un bonheur dans la vie, c’est d’aimer et d’être aimé."  

“There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.”  -George Sand

Paris, France



"The lure of flying is the lure of beauty."  -Amelia Earhart

Over the Atlantic Ocean


The Best Ship

“There are big ships and there are small ships but the best ship of all is friendship.”  -Anonymous

Stockholm, Sweden


Not the Following Type

“Hounds follow those who feed them." -Otto von Bismarck

These Hawaiian dogs would rather ride.

Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai, Hawaii


Take It

"Enjoy the best-kept secret around- the ordinary, everyday landscape that rewards any explorer...all of it is free for the taking, for the taking in. Take it. Take it in, take in more every week-end, every day, and quickly it becomes the theater that intrigues, relaxes, fascinates, seduces and above all expands any mind focused on it."  -John Stilgoe, from "Outside Lies Magic""

This lone swing was very inviting.

Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai, Hawaii


Nobody should Watch

"Dance like nobody's watching." -Satchel Paige

I couldn't look away.

Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm, Sweden


Not Missed

Don't miss the bus, boy. You're missing a lot a lot of things in the world, better not miss that bus.  -Robert Cormier

Sometimes I find the image and sometimes the image finds me.

Oakland, CA

Oakland, CA


This Continent

"This continent, an open palm spread frank before the sky."  -James Agee

This palm is in Hawaii on the island of Kauai. Don't linger under this tree. Those coconuts can kill you.

Kauai, Hawaii

Kauai, Hawaii