Weekly Photo Challenge: Room – Resin


“Resin” created by  Hannan Abu Hussein is a tribute to the Egyptian writer  Nawal El Saadawi. Hannan Abu Hussein is an artist who’s work centre’s around the theme of abuse of women. She particularly focuses on the horrors of female circumcision & honour killings. She lives & works in Jerusalem. Nawal El Saadawi is a writer, doctor, psychiatrist & political activist. She campaigns for women’s rights, … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Room – Resin

Weekly Photo Challenge: Monument


This monument marks The Acre Prison Break in, what was then, the British Mandate of Palestine On April 19, 1947, four members of a Jewish underground group called “Irgun”, who had been captured by the British, were hanged in Acre Prison. On May 4, 1947,  the Irgun broke through the walls of Acre Prison & freed 28 members of their group & another group. 214 Arab prisoners … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Monument

Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside


Here are my Insides for this weeks challenge … …He’s still alive … honestly … … No I didn’t give him anything from this cabinet … … Still I might just make my getaway on this bus… … I wouldn’t want to end up … Inside 🙂 Other Blogger’s Insides here … Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London | Janaline’s world journey … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Inside

We Built This City: Civilization – Cat City


Civilization Moon-Gazing Cat by Khana Spector is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available upon request. We Built This City More contributions here … Alien on the fence | The Bliss of Reality Dubai World Trade Center Wedding: Amal & Mahmood | Rima Hassan Street lamp hiding in the trees | The Bliss … Continue reading We Built This City: Civilization – Cat City

Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned


Abandoned More Abandoned Bloggers here … Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned | Journeyman Weekly. Photo Challenge: Abandoned | Journeyman Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned | Stephen Chapman Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned | Ese’ s Voice My.Vivid.Visions | Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned Photo Friday: Rhyolite Ghost Town (Nevada) | JGTravels My.Vivid.Visions | Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned Haveli Weekly Photo Challenge – Abondoned | Chittle Chattle New York Abandoned … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned

Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes


I went for the reversed story: Detail, Relationship, Establishing Shot. Three sheep …  … grazing together … … on an island in the middle of a huge intercity interchange!!! 🙂 Unfortunately, shot through the window of a moving bus, the quality of these photos was compromised. Threes Some more Threes here … Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes | A mom’s blog Weekly Photo Challenge: Three -Mount Fuji | … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes

West End Girls: Middle East Boys?


I saw these guys just hanging around & couldn’t resist taking a few shots. I think they might be from different classes, or even different planets lol 🙂 West End Girls More Society Bloggers here … Well Said & Done! | Rima Hassan Recycle | Perspectives on life, universe and everything An ad campaign 🙂 | Perspectives on life, universe and everything Bogota Dame | Perspectives … Continue reading West End Girls: Middle East Boys?

Isn’t Your Face Red: Red Cow Ruin


Isn’t Your Face Red More Red Faces here … The Cell Phone at Crystal Lake (short fiction) | The Jittery Goat Red Christmas | muffinscout Ignored | Perspectives on life, universe and everything Song of the fallen | Perspectives on life, universe and everything An Angel’s envy | Perspectives on life, universe and everything DP Daily Prompt: Isn’t Your Face Red | Sabethville Daily Prompt: … Continue reading Isn’t Your Face Red: Red Cow Ruin

The Show Must Go On: Sista Dee – Celebritee


This is one of my oldest & dearest friends & she’s a celebrity from Gibraltar … … she’s a great reggae performer, singing & playing her own songs. She generally performs with her band, but also performs alone & does a mean cover of Bob Marley’s ‘Jamming’ … … & this a showcase of excerpts from many of her songs … Her & her husband … Continue reading The Show Must Go On: Sista Dee – Celebritee

Your Days are Numbered: The sacred & unutterable name of God


It’s January 26. Write a post in which the number 26 plays a role. In most of the ancient Semitic languages each letter also has a numerical value. This means that each word has it’s own numerical value formed by adding together the values of it’s letters. The study of the meanings of words as defined by their values is known as Gematria. The sacred … Continue reading Your Days are Numbered: The sacred & unutterable name of God

Mirror, Mirror:rorriM ,rorriM


Okay, this picture is hilarious for many reasons but it really does reflect the real me! Of course with that little pink wristband you could be forgiven for thinking I’d just escaped from the local sanitarium. 🙂 Now this one totally sums up my relationship with my husband … … I’m always obsessing about some new project or other & he’s always being patient & … Continue reading Mirror, Mirror:rorriM ,rorriM

The Luckiest People: People


I snapped this last time I was in Jerusalem … … I love the guy in the middle … … He looks like he’s really going somewhere. 🙂 The Luckiest People More Lucky People here … Olga and Masha making vareniki. January 17, 2014 | Vintage Photography Who are you. | Passionate Dreaming The Luckiest People | The Nameless One First Encounter: Meeting Abby | … Continue reading The Luckiest People: People

All It’s Cracked Up to Be: Purrfect & Not So Purrfect!


Just couldn’t resist a Purrfect excuse to post some cat pics … … here are some of the street cats of Haifa that I encounter on my travels All It’s Cracked Up to Be More contributions here … Sky Geometry | Vintage Photography The Obligatory Gushing New York Post | AS I PLEASE Walt Won’t Talk About Religion, But Will Talk About Politics | The … Continue reading All It’s Cracked Up to Be: Purrfect & Not So Purrfect!

Do you Believe in Magic? Enchantment!


Happy New Year Everyone!!! 🙂 Do you Believe in Magic? “Enchantment” by Khana Spector is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at khanasweb.com. More Enchanted Bloggers here … First Wednesday of 2014 and I Totally Welcome it! | I am Shira I Am | A Teacher’s Blog from Land’s End The healer … Continue reading Do you Believe in Magic? Enchantment!

Weekly Photo Challenge: Let There Be Light!


Yes, they’re all photo’s, albeit with a bit of digital editing … Let There Be Light! “Opening” “Star of Light” “First Candle” “Archery” “Neo” “Solstice” by Khana Spector are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported Licenses. Available as  prints from … Khana’s Web @ Society6. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at http://www.khanasweb.com. Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Let There Be Light!

Weekly Writing Challenge: Haiku Catchoo! – As It Was!!!


Monday *** Art in the Morning Children in the Afternoon Passion in the Night *** Tuesday *** Light is my Paintbrush The Universe my Canvas and Truth my Vision *** Wednesday *** Doughnut Spied, Attracts Smell Becomes my Master Now Jam Explodes, Such Joy *** Thursday *** Mosquito, Fly By Two Eyes, Two Hands, Go Faster Swish, Smack, Too Slow, Splat *** Friday *** Cats … Continue reading Weekly Writing Challenge: Haiku Catchoo! – As It Was!!!

Fear Factor: Courage – A Festival of Lights


I had to wait until last night’s candle lighting to make this one. May your Hanukkah be full of doughnuts & your doughnuts full of jam 🙂 Happy Hanukkah to all!!! Hanukkah In the 2nd Century BCE, the second temple of Jerusalem was looted & Judaism was outlawed by the Greek King Antiochus. A Jewish priest named Mattityahu & his five sons stirred up a … Continue reading Fear Factor: Courage – A Festival of Lights

To Boldly Go…: Hitting the mark!


My main goal for 2014 is to be more successful as an artist … … also, I will try to be more in tune with the Universe … … making it more likely that I will hit my mark!!! To Boldly Go… “Archery” by Khana Spector is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Available as a print from Khana’s Web @ Society6. … Continue reading To Boldly Go…: Hitting the mark!

I Have Confidence in Me: Neo


Each new piece of art gives me a little more confidence … I Have Confidence in Me Catch up on today’s challenge here … “Neo” by Khana Spector is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License. Available as a print from Khana’s Web @ Society6. Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at http://www.khanasweb.com. Continue reading I Have Confidence in Me: Neo

Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected – The Four Marys


This was an unexpected procession that stopped me from getting to work one day … I think it was to celebrate the feast of the Assumption … Mary is believed to have been assumed, bodily, into heaven  … The procession proceeds through the streets of Haifa ascending Mount Carmel as it goes … I was given this picture while I was taking my photos … … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Unexpected – The Four Marys

Safety First: The Centre of Attention


I spotted her on my way home. She was unwanted, filthy & lonely. Damaged goods, as they say. A group of men had gathered around her commenting, laughing. I walked by wondering what her story was. Who had abandoned her like this? Somehow I couldn’t get her out of my mind. I was loath to venture back to where the guys had gathered, but I felt … Continue reading Safety First: The Centre of Attention

Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit


Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit Catch up on this weeks challenge here …. Related articles Weekly Photo Challenge: Dancing with Turkeys (piecesofstarlight.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit (cardinalguzman.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit (pangie0505.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit (inlovewiththelord.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge–Habit (allresourceupdates.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit (khanghuynhblog.wordpress.com) Habit – A WordPress Photo Challenge! (kmsraj51.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit (windagainstcurrent.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit (unpopularutopian.wordpress.com) Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Habit