photography .21

#peach #tree #blossom #springtime #attheoldhouse #orchard #beauty #loving #nature #macro #macrophotography #photo #photograph #photoblog #photography #photographer #kpm© #throwback Jul 19, 2015 SaveSave SaveSave

photography .16

#cistercian #monastery #architecture #building #hallway #photo #photograph #photoblog #photography #photographer #kpm © #throwback Jul 27, 2015 SaveSave SaveSave

photography .13

#eastcoast #mist #foothills #treeline #beauty #photo #photograph #photoblog #photography #photographer #kpm© #throwback Jul 27, 2015 SaveSave SaveSave

365 reasons to smile ~ 14.

14. Colouring in 😄 *I’m over colouring in now lol … but it was fun while it lasted … oh and the kids have got my colouring in books lol. #throwback Jan 14, 2016 SaveSave

unfucking thyself 101.80

Karakia: Atua Tukua Homai to Aroha Ae. 80. You know … these sorts of ‘finds’ don’t really have to do anything to look perfect … they just Are … They don’t need any ‘adjustments’ … Wonder why we think we need a shit tonne of adjustments to be acceptable, better, prettier, slimmer, smarter, taller, shorter,…

so, not

Not Black and Not White. But somewhere in between. Story of my fucking life.

heres why:

My experience as a ‘Person of Colour’ (which is apparently the New Politically Correct terminology to use when referring to my ‘shade’) in ‘New Zealand, is not an unusual experience. Those of my ancestors that sailed here from the Pacific Islands, set up shop along the east coast shorelines and the westocast shorelines. My Indigenous…

PoC

I am Brown.   My skin; my melanin, is a lighter shade of brown. Bronze sounds more exotic, but darker beige, is more accurate.