Seats in Melbourne

“Everyone we love builds a home in our heart. And when they are gone we spend eternity staring at their empty seat.” – Bindi Irwinn be found in some Here are some welcoming seats that can be found in some cafes and restaurants in Melbourne. This is for Xingfumama’s Pull Up a Seat Challenge- Seats…

In Between are the Doors

“There are things known, and there are things unknown. And in between are the doors. – Jim Morrison My husband and I usually spend our weekends catching up with our daughter, Patricia, walking around town, going to parks or museums, doing some shopping and going to church…. none of those we can do now. Here…

We’re ALL in This TOGETHER!

“Always together, never apart. Maybe in distance, but never the heart.” Haven’t personally seen friends, relatives, loved ones for a while now. Staying home, cooking, watching Netflix, reading, taking photos, virtual zumba, facetime… that’s all I am doing right now. If I overthink about the situation all over the world, it looks kinda gloomy. But…

Distancing

“Saving a life just got much more important than savouring a lifestyle.” – Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words These are the only creatures I personally interact with (except for my husband) these days. The topic for Tina’s Lens Artist Photo Challenge this week is Distance and I was able to capture these swans and ducks practicing…

A Bouquet of Flowers

“To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow.” – Audrey Hepburn This is for Sunshine’s Macro Monday Challenge- A bouquet of flowers

Yellow

“It is the color closest to light. In its utmost purity it always implies the nature of brightness and has a cheerful, serene, gently stimulating character. Hence, experience teaches us that yellow makes a thoroughly warm and comforting impression.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Yellow is a happy colour and I am so delighted that…

Brick Lane Doors

“If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist free to follow his vision wherever it takes him.” –John F. Kennedy, former American President So happy with Norm’s decision to go on with the weekly Door Challenge…it injects a bit of normalcy to our lives. It has been quite mentally…

Wordless Wednesday

“I need a break from reality.” – unknown   I know…I know, it is hard to have a break and be at peace when all around you there is so much chaos. It’s hard to feel “normal” when all you hear from social media, from your friends and family, from the news is all about…

Virtually Connected

“Your connections to all the things around you literally define who you are.” – Aaron D. O’Connell The word connect as defined in google is a verb meaning “to bring together or into contact so that a real or notional link is established.” I was contemplating whether to post photos of bridges from different countries or…

Peach Chrysanthemums

“Flowers are like friends; They bring color to your world.” – Unknown   Chrysanthemums have a great variety of colours of blooms. It blooms from late summer to autumn. Saw this on the side of the road when we were all still free to roam around. That time seems ages ago, when in fact it was…

Rivers in Europe & in Australia

“Time is like a river.You cannot touch the same water twice, because the flow that has passed will never pass again. Enjoy every moment of your life.” Here are some iconic rivers in Europe and in Australia. This is for Amy’s Lens Artist Photo Challenge- Rivers in Europe & in Australia Amstel River in Amsterdam…

Sit Down and Rest

Society: What are we supposed to do when we can’t leave our homes? God: Rest. You are always so busy and overwhelmed, crying out to me weary and exhausted. Can’t you use a break from your fast-paced and over-scheduled lives? Go ahead and rest. Pray. Love your families. Be still and spend time with me….

Doors in Melbourne

“Reality is a sliding door.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Here are some ordinary doors which were transformed by artists into beautiful paintings as though it was their very own canvas. This is for Norm’s Thursday Doors Challenge – Doors in Melbourne                  

Church Windows

“People are like stained-glass windows. They sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when the darkness sets in, their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.” – Elisabeth Kübler-Ross Here is a collection of church windows in Daylesford, country Victoria. This is for Ludwig’s Monday Windows Challenge –…