Monthly Archives: April 2010

The Sculptress

The Sculptress

I’ve been hanging with a friend and her kids since arriving back in Verbier. Kiki Thompson First met: introduced to her by an exboyfriend in the late …

 

Verbs

Verbs

This is for those who actually know me well; you know that I lived for years in Verbier. I couldn’t resist sharing a little …

 

Branson

Branson

Like many places in Switzerland, Fully is great for anyone who has a passion for sports. We spent a few hours cycling along the valley …

 

In Fully

In Fully

the mountains are right in your face. They tilt abruptly out of the valley floor and are covered with old knarled grape vines. This photo doesn’t …

 

Geneva

Geneva

I could show you images of the old town, scenes of grand red flags centered with white crosses elegantly undulating in the wind or the …

 

Tim Burton,

Tim Burton,

but done in brights. That’s what these are reminiscent of. A friend of a friend is a clown here in France and creates these props …

 

Ladies and gentlemen, this plane cannot be fixed.

Ladies and gentlemen, this plane cannot be fixed.

That is what was to be heard over the plane’s intercom after a 1.5 hour wait. I guess life could be so much worse, but it …

 

The End of the Affair

The End of the Affair

I don’t remember exactly where and when, but we met when I was very young. I soon cracked through your tough shell and we were …

 

Working on a tan

Working on a tan

In just over 2 weeks of being here this was the first really blue sky sunny day. Everyone was out soaking up the sun.

 

Structurally Speaking

Structurally Speaking

I have to admit that when I first visited Helsinki I was a bit disappointed by the architecture. Paris or Prague it is not. Over time …