Plush Deserts

A desert is a place without expectation. ~Nadine Gordimer That shock value is especially true when the desert is as opulent as Dubai!

Dubai In Bokeh

  Everybody has a little bit of the sun and moon in them. Everybody has a little bit of man, woman, and animal in them. Darks and lights in them. Everyone is part of a connected cosmic system. Part earth and sea, wind and fire, with some salt and dust swimming in them. We have…

Standing Tall

A beautiful view of Burj Khalifa from the base of the magnificent building. The tallest man made structure in the world at a total height of 829.8 m (2,722 ft) will soon be over-shadowed by the Creek Tower that is under construction (estimated height of at least 1,000 m or 3,300 ft). Burj Khalifa was designed by…

Dubai Calling!

And I am back! I am sorry, I didn’t really have the time to tell anyone of my absence, and I was pleasantly surprised to get two of my blogging friends concerned about my stoic silence (Cecelia and Judith, I love you guys so much!) as they left their thoughts on my mailbox.  So anyway,…