Fearless joy

I live near an elementary school and being a photographer means that I often work at home and hear the little children having their first break at school. It is truly a joy to hear the children screaming, yelling or just making weird noises. The total lack of fear of being judged by others is […]

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Transcending parenthood

After looking at this photograph, you probably think : ,oh well, just another cute kitten’. I understand. However, for me the photograph represents something way bigger. If you follow this blog, you probably know that I am the proud father of an amazing daughter. At 20 years old, she is not a teenager anymore. During her […]

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Amidst the chaos

We all have the innate ability to be still and not be part of the whirlwind that is generated by all of our obligations, worries, needs, desires and fears. As long as we can take refuge to a place in which we can be still. Like this boy. In the midst of a busy street […]

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Curve ball

As we walk on our path, we soon discover that the journey we call life is never a straight line from A to B. Life keeps throwing curve balls at you. Being happy for me means keeping your focus on the big picture. In that way, you’ll discover that everything that crosses your path is […]

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Much more

Our daughter (although divorced, I prefer to say ‘our’ instead of ‘my’) turns 20 this month. That makes her no longer a teenager which, on itself, is something I have to digest…as I come to think about it. I strongly, besides being overwhelmed with love, recall realizing moving a generation up when I held her for […]

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Listening

I have a daily routine in which  I read a passage of Sonia Choquette’s book Grace, Guidance and Gifts. It’s a book you never finish and in that way is a companion on your life’s journey. There a some profound wisdom in it, for example about listening: To listen to others is… to learn from […]

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Your inner child

I caught these wonderful children lying flat on their belly. Their plan? Let’s find out what the doves will do if we make ourselves even smaller and keep quiet…. When was the last time you let you inner child take the decision?

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