All the Lonely Trees

In every city, there is someone cutting holes in the floor for the earth to push trees through. It’s funny how unnatural an attempt to preserve nature can be, as if a forest of solitary trees could compete for light with a blooming metropolis. Advertisements

Weekly Photo Challenge: Grid

My contribution to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge, inspired by the Grid theme, is an image I took at the Alhambra in Granada, Spain. I enjoyed the way my eyes were guided through the scene by dark lines as well as light, landing on moments of both solitude and companionship.

City Limits

Thirty minutes is all it takes for city lights to fade into stars. Thirty minutes for concrete to dissolve into forest, for lines to curve, for branches to grow arms, for death to come back to life, for silence to engulf sound. A steady decrescendo as the anxious purr of civilization sighs back into a … More City Limits

Ten Days of Awe

In celebration of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, I joined my dad for his photo ritual, “Ten Days of Awe”. For  the past ten days, I commemorated this time of reflection and rejoicement in Judaism by taking a photo of a simple, yet exceptional moment which caused me to pause, look, and appreciate. This project … More Ten Days of Awe