A Moment of Silence

August 22 is declared as the National Day Of Mourning in Malaysia for the tragedy of the MAS airplane MH17.

The Vanishing Path

“I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.” – Rosalia de Castro

Tower of the Winds

“In order to arrive at knowledge of the motions of birds in the air, it is first necessary to acquire knowledge of the winds, which we will prove by the motions of water… Continue reading

Tied Freedom

“There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of… Continue reading

Passing by the Sunset

“A person often meets his destiny on the road he took to avoid it.” – Jean de La Fontaine

A Year Ago in East London

“Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.” – Max Frisch

Basilica Cattedrale Patriarcale di San Marco

“The mother art is architecture. Without an architecture of our own we have no soul of our own civilization.” – Frank Lloyd Wright

Campanile di San Marco

“And off in the far distance, the gold on the wings of the angel atop the bell tower of San Marco flashed in the sun, bathing the entire city in its glistening benediction.”… Continue reading

Lost Street Facade

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” – Leonardo da Vinci

An Ancient Skyline

“Knowledge of the past and of the places of the earth is the ornament and food of the mind of man.” – Leonardo da Vinci