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CST Station Mumbai at night 5

The CST building lit up at night - several miscellaneous photos…


Gobble gobble

Today we drove to Santa Fe to purchase a heritage turkey.  These are turkeys raised from old-fashion breeds.  Like Navajo-Churro sheep, these turkeys could breed naturally and survive on questionable pickings in the farm-yard.   487 more words


My beloved Alsancak – a Village in Transition

My beloved Alsancak

a Village in Transition

By Ralph Kratzer

Around 10 kilometres west of Girne (Kyrenia) on the north coast of Cyprus lies the village of Alsancak at the foot of the Besparmak mountain range. 452 more words

Northern Cyprus

Hong Kong's famous non-floating Restaurants

An unmissible part of the Hong Kong experience in the 70s and 80s was a visit to the floating restaurants in Aberdeen harbour. The food wasn’t any different from food you’d get at any other restaurant anywhere in HK, but there was a novelty about eating in a ‘floating restaurant’… only, they weren’t floating. 78 more words

Hong Kong

Saint Euphrasia of the Sacred Heart

Saint Euphrasia of the Sacred Heart of Jesus (1877-1952)

“A Spouse to the Divine and a Mother to All Humans”

April 3, 2014 was a day to be cherished by all Indians. 3,286 more words


Of Things Lost (Or Is It Gained?)

There are those who love new things, fresh, untouched things. I am a keeper of old things. Fraying edges, yellowing paper, threadbare fabric. The speaking eyes of black and white pictures do things to me I could never explain. 1,027 more words

Black And White Pictures