Keys

Keys

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A Venetian Cliché

A Venetian Cliché

I sometimes think in clichés — a horrible trait for a writer, I know — and the words “hordes,” “tourists,” and “descend” always come to my mind whenever I look at my pictures of Venice from October 2011. Not that I have cause to complain;…

Burano in Fog

Burano in Fog

Burano is known for its brightly colored houses, but the January fog lends it a dreamy, otherworldly look. (Venice, Italy, 2014)   “Burano in Fog” was created by LSS for travel site Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved. 

Perhaps it was fate.

Perhaps it was fate.

This sign on a [closed] shop door in Burano (Venice, Italy) both amused me and made me think — of chance meetings and narrow escapes, of charmed lives and luck finally running out, of “everything happens for a reason.” Perhaps it was, indeed, fate. 🙂   “Perhaps…

Just People

Just People

A quiet chat.   A place to read.   A hobby.   A yawn.   A friend.   No matter where you are, you will find that people are people. (Venice, Italy, 2011)   “Just People” was created by LSS for travel site Small-Town Girls,…

The Fishermen of Burano

The Fishermen of Burano

It’s winter in Venice and the streets of Burano are nearly deserted. These men work quietly, steadily, hoping to return soon to the warmth of home.   “The Fishermen of Burano” was created by LSS for travel site Small-Town Girls, Midnight Trains. All rights reserved.