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Entries from April 2009

Jodhpurs Nr. 12: Princess Magaret Rose

April 28th, 2009 · No Comments · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Photograph Nr. 12 by The King and Queen of England with their daughters Princesses Margaret and Elizabeth

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it’s just a thought…

April 24th, 2009 · No Comments · It's just a Thought

“Drawing on my fine command of the English language, I said nothing.”
Robert Benchley (1889-1945)

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The Charming Mountain Goat – The Initials “P.B.”

April 23rd, 2009 · No Comments · Charming Mountain Goat, Provence, South of France

The most dangerous thing about living in a hinterland village in the South of France is the complete inversion of any slick city values you might have subscribed to in your former life.
If you believe that your contentment is in parallel correlation to the next purchase on your credit card (the emphasis being on [...]

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Jodhpurs Nr. 11: Edith Fellowes

April 21st, 2009 · Comments Off · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Photograph Nr. 11 by Mickey and Edith Fellowes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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it’s just a thought…

April 16th, 2009 · Comments Off · It's just a Thought

“Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.”
Eleanor Roosevelt (1884-1962)

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it’s just a book…

April 15th, 2009 · No Comments · It's just a Book, Journalism - Word & Image

Martha Gellhorn “The View from the Ground”
Martha Gellhorn was one of the great journalists in the last century. “The View from the Ground” is a collection of articles she wrote over six decades between the 1930s and 1980s. 
Her reports on America throughout the depression to one of her later accounts of the day General Franco [...]

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Jodhpurs Nr. 10: Grace Kelly

April 14th, 2009 · Comments Off · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Photograph Nr. 10 by Grace Kelly riding in jodhpurs in Central Park, New York

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The Charming Mountain Goat – Brief Encounter

April 10th, 2009 · No Comments · Charming Mountain Goat, South of France

They are holding hands like teenagers. He caresses her cheek and straightens out her collar. She throws him a smile. They spend their entire time talking as if they were on their first date. It’s possible, even though their snow-white hair, and traces that life has left on their faces, put them firmly into their [...]

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Jodhpurs Nr. 9

April 7th, 2009 · Comments Off · Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs Photograph Nr. 9 by Mrs Keith Miller

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it’s just a book…

April 3rd, 2009 · No Comments · Biography, It's just a Book, Movies

Alexander Granach “Da geht ein Mensch”
Alexander Granach “There goes an Actor”
Internationally speaking, his most famous role was that of one of Ninotchka’s comrade’s in Ernst Lubitsch’s film of the same name. As one of Greta Garbo’s Russian sidekicks, he played alongside some of the great Hollywood stars of the 1930s.
But Alexander Granach was a success [...]

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