Both the statue and the living person seem to share an uncomfortable affliction.
Thinking of the holiday season, and themes of mercy, compassion, and assistance to others, I am reminded of the Red Cross / Red Crescent. (photos available for royalty-free download)
A brief and nostalgic visit to the IMD business school, no longer as a student but this time as a guest lecturer.
Milder weather, but more somber attitude, than my native New England. But what of the church doors? (please submit comments)
Unlike the statues stashed in the Russian Hermitage, the owner of this Swiss home outside Zurich chose to display an entire pantheon in public view (photos available for royalty-free download)
The pink, orange, and pale blue-grey sunrises over the Swiss mountains set a calming tone for many weeks of intense challenge. (photos available for royalty-free download)