city · My Photography · Street Photography

Shoe Tossing

There is no universal meaning for shoes hanging on power lines, but one is able to interpret the message depending on the location of the shoes. Some kids perform shoe tossing simply because they have witnessed others do it. For others… it is a symbol of a prime drug-dealing location, gang representation, or even death.  

macro · My Photography · nature

“The Earth Laughs in Flowers”

That’s a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson. Emerson wrote on a number of topics, including; individuality, freedom, and the ability for mankind to realize almost anything… the relationship between the soul and the surrounding world. Emerson’s “nature” series/essay was more philosophical than naturalistic. He stated, “Philosophically considered, the universe is composed of Nature and the… Continue reading “The Earth Laughs in Flowers”