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Breaking the Silence

The longer silence lasts, the harder it is to break it. ✕ ✕ ✕ I want to be happy. Celebrate life, dance till dawn, walk around with a big smile, a skip in my stride, the lyrics of my favourite song on my lips. Laugh with my loved ones, have honest late night talks.. it’s been too long. Reality has been different lately. There were way too many dark days. I became an empty shell and couldn’t prevent it from happening. I mourn the wasted days...

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We Are Young

Friday night. During our Christmas party in uni I almost drink too much delicious mulled wine because it keeps my hands and heart warm while I’m standing outside, a non-smoker amongst smokers, just wearing my oversized sweater for men, finally not feeling alien anymore. I remember how isolated I felt during our welcome party three months ago, all those people smoking outside and I didn’t belong. But now I’m finally arriving. And I’m growing. A friend and I decided to ascend a floor...

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365 Project – Week 8

This week I discovered the magical forest next to my place. I went there even though it was raining and the atmosphere was captivating, I was mesmerized. I saw some deers, got myself covered with dirt (Gollum-style) and felt gloriously alive. Also, I finally met my fellow blogger Ines in Berne – pretty much a fantastic week. Hopefully my photos show it, I’d love to hear your opinion :) Have a wonderful weekend! x I wanted to take something more daring for day...

Happiness, Anxiety and Late Night Talks

It’s a warm Saturday afternoon. I meet up with the lovely Swiss-Portuguese blogger Ines in Berne. We sit by the river; the autumn sun warms our faces while we chat about all the world and his brother. Unfortunately, I have to leave pretty early – I have a client shoot with a really cute middle-aged couple in a wonderful garden in my town later in the afternoon. The evening before, I went to a photography exhibition with my flatmate. I was so happy when he...

365 Project – Week 7

You have to check out this week’s photos, there are so many new things I tried – from composite to an implied nude in the forest! :D Having to create something everyday pushes my boundaries and expands my horizon. Some fail partly, some fail completely – but then there are photos I really like, too. The photo from day 46 means the most to me because it was a huge leap out of my comfort zone, but I also really like...