Monthly Archives: August 2013

Day 245: Something Beautiful—The Queen City by Labor Day Lights

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. Fireworks are big in Cincinnati. On Friday nights when the Red’s play at home, there is a half hour fireworks show after the game. … Continue reading

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Day 244: Something Beautiful—The Aussies

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. The Aussies have arrived and my tall and eldest son is in the house. Nearly all is right with the world. The Aussies are … Continue reading

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Day 243: Something Beautiful—Sacre Coeur

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. 10 day to Paris. And the Sacre Coeur, one of the world’s most famous churches. Black and white gives it a timeless quality. Atop … Continue reading

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Day 242: Something Beautiful—Lake Como

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. 11 days. That’s all before leaving for Paris. I will see Florence and Tuscany—but had to make a tough choice on Lake Como. Now … Continue reading

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Day 241: Something Beautiful—Delicate yet substantial

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. Pearls. One more time. Alabaster, brass, and the most delicate pale blue. Unusual and lovely. But for the slightest variation in choices, this could … Continue reading

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Day 240: Something Beautiful—Sea Inspired

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. At first, I did not see. Yes. Immediately I recognized beautiful craftsmanship, a sense of gracefulness, and originality. But I did not see the … Continue reading

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Day 239: Something Beautiful—Tahitian Black Pearls

Something Beautiful is a self-imposed initiative to find a visual feast for each day of a year. Pearls—the mark of style and sophistication. Polish and elegance. Why they popped into my head this morning, I don’t know. But I have always … Continue reading

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