My first sticky post

Mario Testino, born on October 30, 1954, is one of the most influential fashion and portrait photographers of our time. His work has featured internationally in magazines such as Vogue, V Magazine, Vanity Fair and GQ. He has also created emblematic images for brands such as Gucci, Burberry, Versace, Michael Kors, Chanel, Estée Lauder and Lancôme.

Even in Australia

“It has been a terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. My mom says some days are like that. Even in Australia.” Judith Viorst, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day  

Begin at the beginning

“Begin at the beginning,” the King said, very gravely, “and go on till you come to the end: then stop.” Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland    

Love, Rose.

“Darling Daddy, This is Rose. The shed needs new wires now it has blown up. Caddy is bringing home rock-bottom boyfriends to see if they will do for Mummy. Instead of you. Love, Rose.” Hilary McKay, Indigo’s Star    

Cousins

“There’s no earthly way of knowing Which direction they are going! There’s no knowing where they’re rowing, Or which way the river’s flowing! Is it raining, is it snowing Is a hurricane a-blowing…” Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory        

Братовчеди

“There’s no earthly way of knowing Which direction they are going! There’s no knowing where they’re rowing, Or which way the river’s flowing! Is it raining, is it snowing Is a hurricane a-blowing…” Роалд Дал, “Чарли и шоколадовата фабрика”

Честита Нова Година

“Надявам се, че през идната година ще направите грешки. Защото, ако правите грешки, това значи, че правите нови неща, опитвате нови неща, учите, живеете, развивате се, променяте себе си, променяте света си. Правите неща, които не сте правили никога преди и – по-важното – правите нещо.” Нийл Геймън

Happy New Year!

“I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes. Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You’re doing things you’ve never done before, and more importantly, you’re doing something.” Neil Gaiman

Sunshine

“Just living is not enough,” said the butterfly, “one must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.” Hans Christian Andersen, The Complete Fairy Tales

Слънчева светлина

“Просто да живееш не е достатъчно,” каза пеперудата, “трябва ти слънчева светлина, свобода и едно малко цвете.” Ханс Кристиан Андерсен, “Приказки”

Магически тайни

“Тя носеше цветя в косите си и магически тайни в очите си. Не говореше с никого…” Арундати Рой, “Богът на дребните неща”