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Here are some of my favorites, the current contents of my “Unexpected Sightings” set. To access all the sets, click here.

blue period eyesDaily Breadunder the snow: new life in a bucket"The End of Catholicism"Salt shakerQuestion Everythingsnow-coated bikeGuernsey iconenlightened webFootprint of lifea life in our handsas close as we gotdark skyPeacocksmall continentNancy's roseGarlic birdBike with flowersKaravaanKaravaanKaravaanAre you a believer?Oban sunsetLewis chess piecestrinityleavesThanksgiving 2005Dancing tulipfirey tulipsTulipstulips 2tulips 3candy-striped tuilpsBlessingchairs in Parisred flowerJuly morningMother Mary: a Haitian wood carvingsunflowerwrought iron and shadow - Mantova 7 Sept 06Mantova 6-11 Sept 06 075Mantova 6-11 Sept 06 086doorstep flowersMr & Mrs Mallard DuckMother's Coffeefall bouquetin Amsterdam's Bible MuseumMerton epiphany: 4th & Walnut in LouisvilleChat-en-OeufAlkmaar sunsetfreshly-cut leeksWhen I grow upKinderdag 017eroded angelAngels at my dooronionsspringKick the Awesome HabitSpinozaShrinking populationblack catSilent as a Stone: Mother Maria book covercabinetpro-life adsTrucks have changed since I was a boyThe Road to Emmaus coverDSC01713orangesAmsterdam posterstrange birdsdragon leafwallElvisfall leaveschimneys and skytrinityupside down skysand fortressall heartLayersAntwerp (154)PinocchioLight & tilessonar scan of Nancy's relocated kidneyrosesFall leavesAlkmaar's Singel on a frosty December dayFrosty morning in AlkmaarKylie's roasted vegetablesCrocuses 11 Feb 08a bycycle that works for twodaffodils 14 Mar 08Mr & Mrs Mallardspringtime flowers in the parkEaster wreatha brief snowstormgrey pigeon and grey cranealms house garden in LeeuwardenThe Nederlands Keramiek Museum (Dutch National Ceramics Museum)Amsterdam 13 Apr 08 (2)Broom dancersbike with groceriesbike bellschalk houseGrey heron on stop signGrey heron on the Brouwersgracht in Amsterdambike in the airnight view in AmsterdamAnne 29 Mar 08 (1)Breadview of German horizon and windmillsPascha 4 May 08 (5)Pascha 4 May 08 (12)St Giles graveyardOxford / May 2008view at sundown from the Victoria Armstea potthree ducks16 May 2008orchidsgrey heron up close18 May 2008 (71)Alkmaar ducksPraying With Icon (cover of the revised edition)Rome 3 June 08 (52)Rome 3 June 08 (80)Rome 3 June 08 (90)The Last JudgmentWorks of MercyGallery of MapsRoman sunset (6 June 2008)San Lorenzo Fuori le Muramorning orangestiny yellow blossomsViking longboatsunflowersAnne 8 July 2008 (13)square circle triangleAlkmaar sunsetStill Alive -- PicassoMaastricht 31 July 08 (144)thin red linepumpkinsDutch Lightback by popular demandcoffee x 2coffee & cakecoffee companyGod Bless the Whole World -- No ExceptionsThe Dante Club"There is help for both mother and child"lucky geesewoven cloth in late afternoon lightbaker's windowAlkmaar springwedding paradetulip lampLondon 5-2006 066London 5-2006 097London 5-2006 133Sinteklaas 15 Nov 08 (19)Sinterklaas 15 Nov 08 (2)first snowRome 6 June 08 (112)Canal reflectionAmsterdam to Alkmaar via FrankfurtRavenna -- the 6th century church of San VitaleChristmas 2008The Abbey of FiastraCathedral of San Catervo in Tolentino - sarcophagus of CaterviusCathedral of San Catervo in Tolentino - sarcophagus of Caterviusa stormy morning on the Adratic SeaMichael Bakker's ordination (11)mermaid (1)leaves untouched by winternew moonWendy signdancing with myselfAlkmaar sunset (7 Jan 2008)Liturgy, 4 January 2008Pascha: candle lightingAlkmaar's frozen Singel canalice skating with a strollerBlijdorp Zoo (64)Bakker home (11)fierce and fadedChrist's handSt Nicholas in Amsterdamloose typeBiker in UtrechtDead SlowVancouver Public MarketVancouver Aquarium: crabVancouver AquariumVancouver Aquarium: inter-species dialoguecat in a treebaker's window cata bouquet on two wheelsan impressionist view of nighttime AlkmaarVestibule lionDance Festival posterleaf-sprouting branchthe victory of dandelions over asphaltused clothing shopAntiquariaat "Hieronymus Bosch"Creation of Eve (San Marco)30 Apr 2009 (4)30 Apr 2009 (3)Queen's Day in Alkmaarbiking seagullPray for Peacebut how do you steer it?biker in Sittardmother & daughterMoscow boundwhite duckArchbishop Lazar with monastery catsign makersignon the way to the kingdomgrey herongrey heronMickey & Minneybook thronebook coneyoung smokersa leggy sugar bowleye-deceiving Festival posteron the Keizergracht in Amsterdamoilve oil and sunchalk kingdombee in blossum36X36Daniel in the lions' denMystical MillEve (Autun 26-vi-09)Vezelay: Basilica of St Mary MagdeleneVezelay Narthex gallery (3)Giraffasaurusbikes & baggagebiscuitsGuardian angelthe joys of being a Dutch duckRubber duckieseye-to-eye at Blijdorp (30 Aug 2009)Great Organ, Grote Kerk,  Alkmaartomatoes and lemonslove at first sightre-thatching the Alkmaar windmilltrain lovers at the Haarlem stationHaarlem 19 Sept 2009 (53)Haarlem 19 Sept 2009 (69)Linked clover leaves: a symbol of marriage?chalk roadsNational Gallery of Art: rotundawagon wheelWest 9th Street Stationmaple leafen route to Penn Station on the 8th Avenue subwayNorth Holland sunset (2 Nov 2009)Borison the train in PennsylvaniacloudsZwarte PietjesBergen sky (29 Nov 2009)kiss those bitter cold lipsChristmas stamps 2009Alkmaar's Grote Kerk (3 Jan 2010)snowstorm in AmsterdamHaarlem 19 Sept 2009 (75)Daughters of EveDaughters of EveNoah's Ark iconWhite & BlackJoost Swarte gevelsteen / facade stonetwo pearswindow beasts awaiting LuxSeven deadly sinsAmsterdam lettersstreet heartLaugh More Live MorePascha 2010Pudenciana in April 2010A reader with great expectationstwo nappersMarken: a tree of wooden shoesMonnickendam: Guardian Angelorange tulips (close-up)Alkmaar carillon (48)Alkmaar carillon (16)Alkmaar carillon (68)hybred sunflowersQueen's Day in AlkmaarMay Day LadyMay Day LadyJane Austin cupCole Street area 18 May 2010 (3)Lemons on LemonsGolden Gate series (26)Golden Gate series (23)SF sunet 18 May 2010 (3)SF sunet 18 May 2010 (1)Maria on the MetroZuiderzee Museum: klompen outside the classroomSiena: an image of paradisewedding sunsetcandle lighterparish 11 July 2010 (1)Rotterdam wall paintingZoo day (25)Zoo day (29)readerAlkmaar, city of dreamsBriseisAutun 26-vi-09 (116)peace badgesGray heron RotterdamPaprikas and fetaeight circlesbride with Rollshaving a ballhaving a ball (2)open dooropen doorfall roseGruyereLandbouwdag Alkmaar 2010 (12)American Gothic: Tom & Monica CornellMerton's hermitageCirque du SoleilCirque du SoleilGethsemani (20)in the sacristy (5 Dec 2010)gray heron on iron bridgeAlkmaar windowSnowfall 17 Dec 2010 (7)Moonstruck 18 Dec 2010Remains of the DayThe Bach Choir & OrchestraDeparture Timebike on post boxesfour sisters benchfour sisters benchWhite Chairalmost springicon shelfLux & JimAll is Grace in OdessaNancy poster in LondonAll is Grace goes to the operaDan - Volkskrant 23 Mar 2011Dan in the NRC (21 March 2011)Dan interview in De Morgenman vs monsterrubber duckiesAll is Grace (first copies)Catholic Worker Soup - Emmaus House, Troy, NYPascha eggsChicago 5 May 2011Cloud GateZackHaarlemerstraatProust setfiremanBeckett & Camusbeer can bikeMarion's flowers (detail)Einstein windowRoberta Alexander: master classBayeux Tapestry (a segment of a replica)Fallen pigeonorange in an orangeJoose Swarte - Reading is Addictiveview of Manhattan from the northeasttwo coffeesred shoeNederland Leestred hatsAmsterdam fog (20 Nov 2011)tulip tree in fogWindmill silouettewhich way?Earthrise (Apollo11, 20 July 1969)Whole Earth (AS11-36-5355HR, detail)Gethsemani: Merton's hermitageNotes for Crime & Punishmentboy with white rose at the Schmorell graveduck bread feastif pigs had wingsParis: the Square de Vert GalantLove locks in Paris: "What about me?"Paris - March 2012 (239)the good ship Nutshell (Notendop)Venus and Jupiter in the night sky (due west)Amsterdam book shopMelkinrightig / DairyPascha 2012nesting swanThomas & Lux playing with Winnie the PoohPascha 2012Senior Moment Survival HatLux at the Grote KerkMilan: tokens of marriageHagia Sophia - Thomas Merton's celebration of Holy Wisdomstained glass on stonegoing green?lines of growthcelebration with a bottle of Grani di Sole wineabalone shell with Pascha egg and marblesLux on slide: metaphor of faithcafe macchiato with heart (at Taormina)Red & Yellow - Belgrade (November 2012)maple leaf and abalonebrown breadtoothbrushesvisitor: a European Robin Red Breastsunset over IonaParis: Musee d'OrsayParis 2013: St-Julien-le-Pauvre / St Julian the Hospitallerone pearconcert for a ducksun and shadows through busClose encounters: Nancy & grey heroninside the KremlinRed Square: Cathedral of St Basil the BlessedLevashovskaya pustoshready for Coronation Dayglasses shop in the JordaanIt began with a rash, then wings appeared...Holy Week & Pascha 2013rooster 2purple white green and some flecks of yellowRhossili, Gower Penisula (with Worm's Head in the distance)eggplant sculpture 1983the late Jim Forestfirst rose of the summerwild irisholding handsSFO-AMS flight gGolden Gate Bridge and AlcatrazCharles & Jeffrey ca rose for Rosannemother and friend biking with twinsMartin Luther King tattooMemorial gathering for RosanneMemorial gathering for Rosannebikes in red white and bluecontrails in the Alkmaar sky 29 Sep 2013Alkmaar: Antiquariaat De Alkenaerthree Fall leavesDe Splinter Hofje Alkmaar at nightIsle de la CiteTamara & Matthew's garden tableAlkmaar cheese shopRainbow Piet 12-2003cheese market sculpture with empty champgne bottle (1 Jan 2014)Alexey Somov doctoral promotion 14 Jan 2014 u1red apple & napkinkidney echo 31 Jan 2014telephoto view of the apse from the Narthex gallerytypewriter keysUnderwood typewriterwhite faces in AmsterdamMantova 6-11 Sept 06 035Mantova 6-11 Sept 06 084Cloisters ah4The Met ab9