My contribution to https://travelwithintent.com/2020/07/01/masked-posters-lockdown-covid19-london/ Masks. They protect us, isolate us, hide us, and hinder identifying us. Not certain whether you folks around the world are wearing masks, but here in Mexico we have not reached our projected peak for Covid 19, and probably won’t for another 60+ days. Meaning we are urged and sometimes mandated to… Continue reading Masks–What They Hide
It has finally happened: Boredom has met Desperation. Sitting alone in my casita for endless days has led to alarming actions never before contemplated or considered. I have imagined myself as the Non-DIY Queen beginning at a very young age. Making mud pies was considered a bit too creative for my 5-year-old sensitivities. If push… Continue reading Masked Woman on the Loose
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge suggests a prompt of pink and orange. That combination is found in nature, in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico, and in face masks made by native craftsmen of Central America. Find more colorful contributions at https://ceenphotography.com/2019/02/05/cees-fun-foto-challenge-orange-and-pink/.
At a discussion group meeting I attend each week the topic was Masks, and although it sounds simple enough, we began to have the following questions: How many masks do we wear or have we worn? What masks do we utilize? Do we change masks as we grow older? Do masks hide us, protect us,… Continue reading Masks-Do They Help Me or Hide Me?
Mexicans have parades and festivals almost weekly and Sunday was no exception. I don’t know what was being celebrated, but those participating were having a GREAT time, as were the folks lining the streets of San Miguel enjoying the parade. Here are a few characters who entertained us with their masks and antics. More to… Continue reading Festivities in San Miguel
I have a large number of pictures of various masks/faces from several countries and cultures. And I wonder why I find them so fascinating. Is it the creativity each artist demonstrates in designing them? Is it what is unseen behind the masks? Is it the mystery that our imagination conjures up as we view these works of art?… Continue reading Masks–What Do They Hide?