Above is the best of today’s shots, Day Three in the Developing Your Eye I Course by WordPress. Do you agree? The other contenders from today’s adventures are tiled below. I took the theme of ‘water’ very literally because, in addition to the ‘image orientation’ concept, I wanted to play around with shutter speed and…
Day Two in the Developing Your Eye I Course with WordPress. The runner-up image doesn’t have much difference between foreground and background, but turned out the nicest in today’s set:
…is where I write like a MF and my cat sniffs everything. (mug is from therumpus.net, quote is from Dear Sugar)
One thing I can appreciate at this early stage is the importance of dreams and stories within the stories as prophecies for future character dilemmas.
*spoilers for The Count of Monte Cristo (book) below* After getting encephalitis and not quite recovering for work in a timely manner, I’m leaving China in a few weeks. I’m excited to once again enjoy the luxuries of dryers, non-smoking restaurants, and traffic laws that are regularly obeyed. I’m not so excited to face high…
Of Alleyways, Side Characters, and Side Dishes
Of Edmond Dantes’ many names, 3rd person omniscient narrators, and a Russian potato salad.