Licht Years

where are you going, where have you been?

Category Archives: creativity

finding inspiration..


during these last few weeks of winter


a change of scenery


Trying something new..

film photography


and finding some beautiful light around my house

as the days grow longer

(I know, I need to dust my dining room table)


March has come in like a lion
as I write this, the snow is coming down hard
the 2nd major storm to hit us this month
after living in New England for so many years
I’ve become more accepting..and patient
spring will come in her own good time


Last night, while on my search for inspiration, I came across a couple things I’d like to share with you:


This won the Oscar for Best Short Film.  Heartbreaking in many ways but inspiring to see how creativity can be life saving.


a thought provoking article

“Tired of Perfection”

In search of this perfection we’re losing the poetic. The grit. The nuance. I see less and less story. Less humanity. I’m all in on beauty, but that’s not even what I’m seeing. It’s all just so damn saccharine. My god, all the shiny, happy – perfect – people. It must be exhausting trying to be all that all the time.

read the entire article HERE.


“Of course, there will always be those who look only at technique, who ask ‘how’, while others of a more curious nature will ask ‘why’. Personally, I have always preferred inspiration to information.”

~ Man Ray