Based On Where One Stands
I just finished reading Killed at the Whim of a Hat
by Colin Cotterill. It is an interesting and entertaining detective
story set in Thailand. The mix of Western and Asian influences in family
dynamics would be story enough, but the many plot lines are thicker
than sticky rice.
A faster read, for me, was the latest Walt Longmire mystery by Craig Johnson, As The Crow Flies.
This is one of those kind of books that I will consume in one reading
if I don’t make myself put it on the nightstand to finish reading the
The past few days
have been a treasure trove of delight for photography, and just plain
old viewing enjoyment. I have been clicking away at so many interesting
subjects, that I have created a logjam of images. Any one of the
hundreds of pictures would be a keeper, and even after pareing that
number down by disqualifying images with correctable flaws, I still have
a lot of really nice photos.
I would like to
find an HTML5 App that I can use to display art and graphics in new
ways, but so far, I haven’t found any that work well for me. I really
don’t want to write computer applications. For me, that is the
antithesis of creativity and best left to someone who finds joy in
In the meantime,
there are a few other ways in which I can display many pictures at
once. There are galleries, slideshows, and presentations, in addition to
I have sorted
the new images into files of manageable numbers. My plan is to make a few new
videos combining the images with some of my recent recordings. I just
need to set aside the time to do it.
It takes me
about 10 hours to produce a simple 3 minute video. That is after the
images and music have already been edited and are in their presentable
What a wonderful
world I got plopped into. I have been given opportunities to make
the best of the person that is me. This hasn’t always been the case.
There were years when I stood in opposition to my best interests, but I
think those times were necessary learning experiences and the value of
the knowledge gained could not have been achieved any other way.
Today’s Light Video;
LUX AETERNA from Cristóbal Vila on
Time To Love