• The trouble with “it”   “It” is as pernicious to the English sentence as “this”. “this is the reason why” should be “the reason why…” The...

  • for full GALLERY: http://www.defleuriot.com/photo/campus-utoronto/ A new season in our lives began yesterday at UToronto. To complete my admission to the last year of a masters program, Sharon and I visited the campus on a grey day, made joyful by...

  • SEE FULL GALLERY AT: http://www.defleuriot.com/photo/niagara-falls-sunrise-to-sunset/ a photographic thanks to Seth & Laurie for this 35th anniversary gift to Sharon and I of a day at Niagara.

  • see the FULL GALLERY  at: http://www.defleuriot.com/photo/semi-arid-interpretations/   In the early dawn at Calabasas/Malibu, California, I was photographing a cliff’s face with the moon rising above it without realizing that an airplane had rocketed itself past the moon into the sky above...

  • Thomas & Olivia’s wedding completed portfolio is up at: http://weddingsbyloys.com/lakeside-wedding-thomas-olivia/ A day to remember, spent in the company of friends with Thomas and Olivia at lakeside; and evening of fun; a great beginning to an awesome future...

  • THE REBOOT – A SOCIOLOGICAL KEY   Do we not struggle to position ourselves psychologically and socially/relationally after a hefty rebuke from someone we value? Or, when we dished it out do we not find it...

  •   a summer’s day in sweet company; a celebration of love and family shared together with Thomas & Olivia. A wedding to remember. These three shots are a precursor of more to come. Loys    ...

  • How Millennials should make the best of their 20’s Dr Meg Jay on TED summarized her talk on “why 30 is not the new 20″ with a practical and brilliant definition of the character of the...

  • Neighbor To lift The pal in need Does more As gift The dough to knead Of strangers few And faces new Whose tales enthrall That line the hall Behind our door Where the gates barred Make the ground...

  • The Rose A rose pastured Seeding a field Conquered A thousand trials Of toilsome yield; And grace devout The ransomed aisles That saved the scout Her safe foyer And heart embrace Through night and day, The...

  • Inside the Dandelion 24th may 2013 FULL GALLERY AT: http://www.defleuriot.com/photo/inside-the-dandelion/ What would our outlook on winter be if there were no hope of rejuvenation? To what accompaniment would the spring sun stretch out its warm rays? I...

  • Drunk   The neon sign, A darting stab Sticks at my eyes; Sad Auld Lang Syne Like an old clip Tagged to the drab And bare disguise Of my life’s grip Could I be clean Of...

Loys de Fleuriot

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Loys is French, and arrived in Africa just before his teens. He married Sharon, a South African Fine Arts Graduate, in 1978, and graduated with a finance degree in 1986... More