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Filters

Filters. A tool of the trade for photographers. For photographers, filters are light modifiers. The filters are items of equipment specifically used to modify the light entering the lens. They soften and colour the light. Used to improve the photo and the beauty within. We ourselves unconsciously apply filters to life and also to how… Continue reading Filters

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Pivot Well

PIVOT ; - the central point, pin, or shaft on which a mechanism turns or oscillates. There's been a surge in the use of certain words while the world deals with COVID-19 and the subsequent lock down we all faced. Words like bubbles took on new meanings. Phrases like "flatten the curve," "community spread" and… Continue reading Pivot Well

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Chasing the sun

As the days have become cooler, I have found myself chasing the sun in my home for the warmest spots to work. Nothing quite like sitting in a comfy chair with the sun streaming in and a hot cup of coffee at hand (of course!) to work. Not so shabby this working from home gig. The… Continue reading Chasing the sun

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Mountain Top

We climbed a mountain the other day, Oscar included. We conquered it. All 56 metres of it, that is. It was no Everest, and lies just a short walk from our home, surrounded by suburbia. But a Mountain nonetheless and with a beautiful view to enjoy. There's something to be said for a change of… Continue reading Mountain Top

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He says “I Am”

Covid-19 has changed our world. Everything that seemed stable, secure has been shaken almost overnight. Normal life changed almost overnight. Even our simple tasks of buying groceries and daily routines are different. And all the scaffolding that we have around our lives have been shaken if not fallen away. From close proximity to family and… Continue reading He says “I Am”

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Small Moments

I've found during Lockdown the blessings of small moments. Little sparks of joy in my day. The Tui that drew me from my work with his song outside my window. Watching my little chap chase after seagulls in the park. Late afternoon sunlight coming through my bedroom windows. Fresh baking from the oven. It may… Continue reading Small Moments

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Celebrate!

Alleluia! Christ is risen! Today is a day to celebrate! A day to praise the Lord! Victory has been won. Death defeated, sin conquered. Celebrating Jesus' resurrection invigorates our hope, rejuvenates our spirit and gives us courage. As the hymn says "because He lives I can face tomorrow." Whatever the future holds we have God holding… Continue reading Celebrate!