Monthly Archives: June 2014

Open Your Eyes

It’s funny how often I return from a walk with my camera and see things in the images as I’m processing them that I totally missed as I was taking the shot. I can understand missing a bit of spider’s … Continue reading

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Re-Enchantment Defined

“To be enchanted is to be struck and shaken by the extraordinary that lives amid the familiar and the everyday.” ~ Jane Bennett, The Enchantment of Modern Life (All material © Karen Opp. All rights reserved.)

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Incantare

How do I break the spell of disenchantment that is so easy for me to fall under? As I go through my everyday- but particularly when I am going through a dark and unsettled time such as I am now- … Continue reading

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Crossroads

Crossroads are exciting because they offer choices. Possibilities. But they are scary and unnerving at the same time- for the same reasons. They offer choices. Possibilities. (Sally Gap crossroads, Co. Wicklow, Ireland. © 2007 Karen Opp. All rights reserved.)

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Liminal Space

Twilight is liminal space, betwixt and between the waking consciousness of the day and the dreamtime of the night. When I pause and allow it my full attention, it feels as if time is suspended and the worlds pause like … Continue reading

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Once Upon a Time

“It is my conviction that slight shifts in imagination have more impact on living than major efforts at change…deep changes in life follow movements in imagination.” ~ Sir Thomas Moore This blog came about as the result of some of … Continue reading

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