Eau Courante

Les mains dans les mains restons face à face Tandis que sous Le pont de nos bras passe Des éternels regards l’onde si lasse Vienne la nuit sonne l’heure Les jours s’en vont je demeure L’amour s’en va comme cette eau courante L’amour s’en va Comme la vie est lente Et comme l’Espérance est violente… Read More

Palm Tree

“I long to see a vista uninterrupted by the skinny, merciless palms — they mock the very idea of shade, and in a region with abundant sunshine, their presence is exasperating. Like alien invaders, reckless colonizers, and “escaped exotics,” as invasive plant species are known, palms have driven out more modest species, claiming, as autocrats… Read More

Portrait in Plastic

Artist James Griffith – Images by John Nelson I have an ongoing project photographing creatives: painters, writers, sculptors, directors, actors and even fellow photographers. True artists fascinate me. Everything about them — how their minds work, how they create, their relationships with others and with other artists, their influences, and even their work spaces. This… Read More

Michael Roberts

In the Recording Studio with Michael Roberts – Images by John Nelson This is a set of pictures I did some time ago of musician Michael Roberts, musician extraordinaire whose artistry includes his playing piano for dancers. He was accompanist for the Royal Ballet School in London and has performed with dance companies including Alvin… Read More