This photo was taken as we hobbled carefree along on our blistered feet somewhere between Rabanal del Camino and Ponferrada on the way to Santiago de Compostela. Continue reading The Way
Another quote from the tree series, this time about the comfort and shade they offer us The picture shows a charcoal sketch which I made while being hugged by the shade of a tree Continue reading Trees
France – the land of croissants, fine pastries, wine, chocolate, love and dreams. I have just been on a short trip for our wedding anniversary. But no, this time we did not go to Paris. As much as I love … Continue reading Alsace – The land of fairy tales
Summer is here, the sun is shining, it is a good time to be alive (except in the blistering heat where you can barely breathe), and above all, music. Music festivals take flight at the beginning of May, making us … Continue reading Music is life
In my previous post, I presented some of the books that I loved when I was young (and still do). Here are my next five picks. Continue reading Books from our youth and childhood (part 2)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was born on the 22nd May 1859 in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. Continue reading Elementary!
“I stepped into the bookshop and breathed in that perfume of paper and magic that strangely no one had ever thought of bottling.” – The Angel’s Game, Carlos Ruiz Zafon Life is made up of little things that make you … Continue reading The wonder of books