faerie glen.

Almost two years ago, my trip to the Scottish Highlands was bookended by visits to the Faerie Glen, a tiny little set of hills and small lakes that is often forgone in favor of flashier scenery. But this was a place my travel partner and makeshift tour guide had been before and fallen in love […]

thirty-two weeks gone.

This is the last time I’ll write one of these. In five days I leave Scotland for the next big thing, the next weird adventure. I’m not quite ready to announce what that is, but in some ways it’s safer than coming here and in other ways it’s a whole new set of risks and […]

photo story/ a heart in faerie glen.

According to legend, this place was once a home to faeries. Nowadays, more superstitious folk make rings to try and coax them out again. Or, if you’re both romantic AND superstitious, you make a faerie heart. February 16, 2013, A Heart in Faerie Glen taken with a Canon 60D and 24-105mm  f/4 lens ISO 640, 28mm, […]

the isle of skye.

The Isle of Skye is shaped like a lobster, C says, and it is, really. I have no idea what to expect when I get here; I haven’t even seen it on a map. It’s nice to come to things like that, sometimes, with no prior knowledge and no clear understanding of what you’re getting […]