Category Archives: bloow

Eddie Van Halen Died

Today started with the sad news of Eddie Van Halen’s death. The immortal master of the crazy genius guitar riffs. Happy Hard Rock someone coined it on the radio, trying to catch in words the joy and natural ease of … Continue reading

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Poetry In Daily Life | Fence & Clouds

 

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Time To Protest

Every thing of beauty is worth protesting for, is what I thought when I saw the unhappy face of the snowman, in my archive. Yes we did have winters and it is a thing of beauty, one of the exhilarating  … Continue reading

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The Only Child Badge

I was listening to an old favorite, the song The Only Child by Jackson Browne. As a teenager in college I proudly wore a badge with his name, drawn with a blue pen, selfmade as a gift by a gorgeous … Continue reading

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Grow Your Own

  A page for my visual diary: Today I harvested my first batch of roof-terrace-grown beans 🙂   … Beans… what was it again with beans? I Googled it:     Ok, all beans invited!          I … Continue reading

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What I Want To Know

  An image on a Google page of search results. What I want wasn’t in the front of my thoughts, but it stopped me all together. I wasn’t looking for the switch, but it seems it is out there. The … Continue reading

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Coincidence, surely

An image from my archive I stumbled upon. Coincidence The upper part is a corner of my room with a friend’s painting on the wall. (It’s a picture of me and my son in an open, sun-drenched field, surrounded by … Continue reading

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Memories Of My Bike

  PS | 07072020: To answer the questions I received: The arrow indicates my bike against the wall – the picture being one of very few I have left of the stolen bike – not the thief running off  😀

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Turning Point

A spread from the vtwonen Color Book I did, when I was working as art director for the Dutch largest selling interior design magazine. The image on the right is by me. It caused me to leave my job in … Continue reading

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Boho Chic Desert Near Amsterdam

It’s a different kind of poetry: I stumbled upon the work of Anouschka Stokebrand. A Dutch lifestyle photographer – and weddings*, it said on the website of decor8, where I found her. Looking closely at vegetation. But with a lifestyle … Continue reading

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