When asked why he chose "The Moon and Sixpence" as the title for his novel about the life of a fictional artist based on real life artist Paul Gauguin, W. Somerset Maugham explained that the title was a reference to individuals who, while reaching for the moon, miss the sixpence at their feet.
This photo journal is about finding and capturing that sixpence.
Monday, August 23, 2010
We hung some of our favorite black and white photos in the hallway, bracketed by some original artwork by a Michigan artist (Hi, Ginny). Tweaking my perspective of even the most common spaces changes the way I look at other things in the world.