“… Those in darkness drop from sight”

Bauhaus-Museum, Dessau (OSM)

  Of course the appalling situation in Ukraine influences my mood and with it the finding of a title for this post, which is a line from the “Ballad of Mack the Knife” out of Bertold Brecht’s “Three Penny Opera” . Images should work without titles, no question, and titles can influence the reception by…

Lichtmess Leftovers – out with the old, in with the new

Nonn, Bad Reichenhall (OSM)

Candlemass – Lichtmess in German – was the day of the year in old-time Bavaria, when servants changed their workplace, but was also a day predilected for housekeeping, especially throwing out unused items. This heap of wood now waits for summer equinox to be burnt.