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Best Laid Plans

My camera, ~1000 pictures, and two near-full notebooks are gone, with small and diminishing hope of return. They were in a red drysack that got lifted from my backpack somewhere along the road from Kunming (昆明) to Dali(大理). 302 more words

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Inspire your Heart with Art Day

Today is Inspire your Heart with Art Day!

Did you know that the Museum of Modern Art (MoMa) received Salvador Dali’s The Persistence of Memory from an anonymous donor in 1934? 10 more words

The Hermit

Healing.

The hermit’s lantern reminds us of the Biblical parable of the wise and the foolish maidens. (Wise maidens are on the alert and keep their light at hand.) Dali used the painting of Luca Pacioli to portray the  286 more words

Daily Tarot

Life Changing Conversation About the Message of Art

About a year and a half ago, when I was living in Vancouver, I did a housesit near Granville Island. When you walk down from Broadway to Granville Island you find yourself passing small shops and one of them is a small gallery, The… 587 more words

Art

Arts and Architecture: The Dali Museum

Last Sunday we went on an artsy outing with some friends to see the Picasso-Dali exhibition now showing at the Dali Museum in St. Petersburg, FL. 524 more words

Photography

Causing a Commotion

In Shanghai and other big cities with a lot of foreigners it takes a lot to be noticed by the locals. We seem to coexist but rarely interact. 136 more words

Expat

The Sun

Enlightenment.

The lion is a typical sun symbol and the Greco-roman athlete (Apollo) symbolizes a solar, sun-like view of the world. But the card is portrayed in darker tones and that for a good reason. 330 more words

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