Monthly Archives: January 2014

Weekly Photo Challenge: Juxtaposition

Location: London, England.  January 2014. Killing time at the Tube station on my way home from seeing Tom Hiddleston in ‘Coriolanus’ at the Donmar Warehouse.  I’m immersed in my thoughts: a busy week at work, plans for holidays, emails I haven’t returned.  I look up and I’m yanked out of my London life.  There were […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Family

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina. April 2007.   I had just arrived in Buenos Aires, the first stop on my round-the-world gap year which put thousands of kilometres between me and my family.  In between exploring fabulous tango bars, learning some Spanish and feasting on huge chunks of meat, I visited the Plaza de Mayo, the […]

Weekly Photo Challenge: Window

Location: Orchha, India, November 2013 Travelling in India presents an assault for the senses and the conscience.  It has such great beauty and such ugliness, amazing kindness and generosity, rapacious greed and unscrupulousness.  As a foreigner it is hard to navigate the layers and nuances of the daily struggle. At the moment, I am reading […]