new york

photographs silent sunday

yearning to breathe free {silent sunday}

Sunday, June 24, 2012

The New Colossus Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, with conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand A mighty woman, with a torch whose flame Is the imprisoned lightening, and her name Mother of Exiles. From her beacon hand Glows world wide welcome; her mild eyes command The air-bridged harbor that twin cities frame. ‘Keep ancient lands, your…


New York

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Our trip to New York City was wonderful – we were taken with the city that never sleeps. We did all the tourist-y things: top of the Empire State Building, Statue of Liberty, walked across the Brooklyn Bridge. We also ate good food, played chess in the park, spent a day at the Met [European paintings! oh my!], and walked our little selves to our small, but quiet…