A high contrast minimalist black and white photograph of the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
“Love is a naked shadow, on a gnarled and naked tree”
“Expect nothing. Live frugally on surprise.”
The water is flowing fast in the Milwaukee River these days.
“He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic waiting for the river to run out before he crosses.”
We spent a day and a night at the carnival. And even at 48 years old, I feel like a kid, wide-eyed and excited about the rides, the food, the sights, sounds, and smells.
Today, I am tired. I’m exhausted from lack of sleep and too much coffee.
Ribbons and streamers blowing in the night breeze as fireworks explode in the sky marking the 240th birthday of the USA.
“If I had my life to live over, I would start barefoot earlier in the spring and stay that way later in the fall. I would go to more dances. I would ride the merry-go-rounds. I would pick more daisies.”