May 3rd: My Own Personal Jeff Buckley Day

Published on 05/03/13 at 09:45:59 pm using 57 words.

Remembering Jeff Buckley, not on his birthday, not on the anniversary of his passing, but on a day that was truly special for me.

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Curta no Botequim (Vidigal) - April 20th, 2013

Published by Iris in Photography, Addictions, LUMIX, FZ-35, Cats & Dogs,
Published on 05/02/13 at 08:24:44 pm using 21 words.

Como Viver Juntos (How to live together) - Part XV

Published by Iris in Photography, LUMIX, FZ-35, "Como viver juntos", Projects,
Published on 04/24/13 at 08:12:29 pm using 50 words.

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View from Morro Dona Marta

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Morro Dona Marta / Favela Santa Marta

Published by Iris in Photography, Addictions, LUMIX, FZ-35, Cats & Dogs, Graffiti,
Published on 04/24/13 at 11:06:14 am using 54 words.

For A.

The uninstagrammed photos…

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Duly Instagram'd: Milie & Nala #2

Published on 04/24/13 at 07:06:53 am using 21 words.

Unexpected Hearts: Asphalt #2

Published on 04/22/13 at 08:28:44 pm using 29 words.

Morada do Sol heart on a sunny day…


Published on 04/20/13 at 01:19:15 pm using 994 words.

ex·pe·ri·ence [ik-speer-ee-uhns] noun, verb, ex·pe·ri·enced, ex·pe·ri·enc·ing.
1. a particular instance of personally encountering or undergoing something: My encounter with the bear in the woods was a frightening experience.
2. the process or fact of personally observing, encountering, or undergoing something: business experience.
3. the observing, encountering, or undergoing of things generally as they occur in the course of time: to learn from experience; the range of human experience.
4. knowledge or practical wisdom gained from what one has observed, encountered, or undergone: a man of experience.
5. Philosophy . the totality of the cognitions given by perception; all that is perceived, understood, and remembered.

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Experience stirs and steers, surprises and teaches alike. When uttered, the word demands a context in which to reveal significance. Devoid of those (context and significance), it becomes adaptable to any one situation.

According to Oscar Wilde, experience “is the name every one gives to their mistakes.” And yes, mistakes can no doubt be euphemized as experience but not all experience necessarily trails back to a mistake.

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Par Perfeito (P&P) Mugs ♥

Published on 04/15/13 at 08:19:12 am using 21 words.