Diving the Wrecks

Auspicious day they say, 9/9/09. We won’t see another date like this one for at least another century. We’ve been in Bermuda since September 1st. The days move slowly, languorously between sun and ocean. This morning we completed two more dives totaling four. We dove L’Hermine and the “Fossil” wrecks today and the Marie Celeste …

Divine Inspiration

There is something so undeniably beautiful about the churches in Europe; the stories that the mosaics tell from beneath the coats of dust. I love the way the fat cherubs stare emptily into you, tiny bronze wings suspending their eternal descent from the heavens as they surround the glorified Christ–hands outstretched, eyes looking upwards towards …