Posted here on Flickr:
Haiti, Tunisia, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Laos, Cambodia, Iran, Lebanon …
I don’t think I need to go any further with this list, you get the picture. We are not what we seem to be on the Internet, and I did many things before I ever picked up a camera.
The drive to find beauty in this life has it’s source in many places in the heart. Often it comes from seeing too many terrible things and a desire to create a visual gratitude list as a reminder of things that are now, not things that were then.
I think you misunderstand me Steve, and for that I must apologize. There are many different worlds in this ‘reality’ of ours, most of the time created in the minds of those that see.
I am not defending child and/or sexual abuse. I only hope in that some day in the future there can be a special Hell on earth that we can send the perpetrators of this type of crime.
This issue is not unfamiliar to me. When I first got out of the service I found work helping a special group within law enforcement to study the issue, and what I learned was far more disconcerting than I would have expected.
AS too ‘DP’ and her “April Fools Day’ mom’s quest for ‘justice’ on Flickr I think we can all agree we have been sucked in to a joke in bad taste at our own expense.
For a lighter subject, check out Google’s new product launch: