Monthly Archives: March 2013

Day 91: Something Beautiful—Eggcelence

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. In the German village of Schleifer, the Slavic ethnic community takes egg painting seriously. Traditional, hand painted Easter eggs are displayed for show … Continue reading

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Day 90: Something Beautiful—Fabuleux Fromage

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Cheese is an inelegant, crass, curt, and inadequate word to describe the creamy, decadent, complex, and sensual nuances of a celebrated art … Continue reading

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Day 89: Something Beautiful—Sea Glass

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Sea glass. Erosion has merit. Softening the ragged shards of toilet, wine, spirits, and other bottle exotics. The matt finish of abrasive … Continue reading

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Day 88: Something Beautiful—Festival of Flowers

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Every season has its glories but, for my money, the crown goes to spring. The palette more varied and broad in its … Continue reading

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Day 87: Something Beautiful—The Color Yellow

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Jaune, giallo, amarillo—yellow. Brilliant, effusive, glowing, and golden. The bleak of late winter has left everyone starved for color and its bone … Continue reading

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Day 86: Something Beautiful—A Voice and Maggie’s Oak

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Today Beethoven died. Robert Frost and I were born. I celebrate the second greatest gift I’ve been given. After Philip and Thomas, … Continue reading

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Day 85: Something Beautiful—One More Fractal

Something Beautiful is a 2013 self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of the year. Embroidered tenacles. Or the most intimate inspection of a snowflake. You choose. Close up the feathery flurry is more ornate, less symmetric … Continue reading

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