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Sonder is one of my favorite words. According to the “Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows” the definition of Sonder is…

“n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own—populated with their own ambitions, friends, routines, worries and inherited craziness—an epic story that continues invisibly around you like an anthill sprawling deep underground, with elaborate passageways to thousands of other lives that you’ll never know existed, in which you might appear only once, as an extra sipping coffee in the background, as a blur of traffic passing on the highway, as a lighted window at dusk.” 210 more words



Working in my photography catalogue recently, these images of passageways stood out to me.  It’s one of the things I like best about seeing a city on foot – one notices the smaller and less-obvious ways of getting from one place to another. 93 more words


Under The Perfumed Arches

Making full use of available building space and beautifying your home surroundings is an architectural essential. Take for example, the passageways between a house and the boundary wall, house and garage and even the entrance gate, where all too often there is nothing but bare concrete. 285 more words

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On The Way - Creating Passageways

Now that I have my story and my character, I started working on actual scenes that could be featured in the book. I want the paths that Hadrian finds to be fun and epic, and to stretch the barrier between reality and fiction as much as possible. 156 more words


Elusive Doorways

Elusive doorways

To our heart’s content

Twisting passageways

That confuse

Shuttered windows

That let in no light

But somehow

We find our way

Back to each other

Photo by Kevin Hilton

My Writing

8 Tricky Hidden Passageways to Add Intrigue to Your Home

If you grew up reading mysteries like the Hardy Boys or Nancy Drew, you may have fantasized about how fun it would be to have a secret passageway in your home. 24 more words


Behind this stony mask I see
a man of worth resides in sin.
I think I hear a silent plea
behind this stony mask I see… 47 more words

Creative Writing