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Memento Mori

In Medieval Latin Christian theory and practice of reflection on mortality. Remember that you have to die, related to the Ars Moriend  ‘The art of dying’.


Paris VIème: A Weekend Off the Beaten Path

Last minute, spontaneous plans are always the best ones. While I was eating lunch on Friday, I ran into my American assistant friend Emmy and she mentioned she was considering taking a day trip to Paris on Saturday. 834 more words



Detail of one of the altarpieces in Mannerist and Baroque styles in the New Cathedral of Coimbra (Sé Nova de Coimbra), Portugal – October 2017


Temple and Church in Kerala

The little village of Thattekad had a small church on the road close to the beginning of the Salim Ali trail. I’d seen churches like these elsewhere in Kerala. 221 more words


Thursday Doors: Some Amsterdam Doors

Before our trip to Tanzania, we spent four days in Amsterdam. It was winter and gloomy, but not too cold to walk around. Amsterdam is a great city for walking! 322 more words

Photos & Photo Challenges

Gas Stations and Growth in Northeast Seattle: Gray's Service Station

From 1936 to 1940 King County, Washington, which includes the greater Seattle area, undertook a survey of all existing buildings, both houses and businesses.  The survey was 75% funded by the federal Works Progress Administration (WPA) which helped provide jobs during the economic depression years of the 1930s. 1,765 more words