Tag Archives: ZURICH

unto the next best journey

on a crisp and cloudy spring morning, as i was leaving paris on my way to zurich, the next journey came to mind.  spring was struggling to move in, and some days were radiant and blossoming with nature’s bounty, and … Continue reading

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just the best

i will agree that just the absolute best is having health and love.  i tend to not want to accept any absolutes, but health and love are absolutes.  and other than these ‘absolute’ best, i find that there is ‘just’ … Continue reading

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blue sky ferragosto

Somewhere over the rainbow, skies are blue, and the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true. ~ L. Frank Baum  i became accustomed to anticipate that ferragosto would be a blue sky day.  with the unpredictability of todays climate, … Continue reading

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EDWARD MUNCH

when i think of Edvard Munch, i can only think of the iconic scream.  although, not too long ago, i had seen the The Scream at the MoMA, and did not want to spend a gorgeous day in zurich enclosed in the Kunsthaus Zürich, i heard a … Continue reading

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tick tock splendid 2014

in zurich, switzerland,  i found a beauty that keeps time.  Albert-Ernest Carrier–Belleuse made the bronze sculpture and the watchmaker, Eugene Farcot, made the clock, circa 1870, for the world exhibition in paris.  this masterpiece clock has been keeping time since 1870 onwards.  splendid … Continue reading

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