Flying high

7 Nov

I am still going through my pictures from Greece.  It is happening in fits and spurts between my new job and business travel and trying to stay in touch with my friends.  The whirlwind continues, but I am having a wonderful time soaring above it all.

These photos from Heraklion, Crete capture my feeling perfectly.  They were all taken on the same day.  I am the one flying high above – enjoying the beauty below and looking for a safe place to land.

Birds flying in the cathedral square

Birds flying in the cathedral square

Sunset over the harbor

Sunset over the harbor

An ancient wall and an airplane above

An ancient wall and an airplane above

I head out on another business trip this weekend so may be out of touch for a while, but will come back with more stories and photos.  I just need to make sure I don’t get caught up in the many currents that exist when I’m that high.  Landing can be the most difficult part – trying to relax after the go-go-go of work as it’s a long way down.  I’ll manage.

Do you soar?  What things make you ready to take on the world?  Where do you soar?   The skies of Greece were an ideal place.

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4 Responses to “Flying high”

  1. Naomi Baltuck November 7, 2013 at 1:01 pm #

    Beautiful photos, Greta! I would love to go there someday!

    • gkm2011 November 8, 2013 at 7:50 am #

      I would recommend it. The photos are beautiful but it was even better in real life!

  2. ladyofthecakes November 7, 2013 at 3:58 pm #

    That sunset pic is amazing :)

    • gkm2011 November 8, 2013 at 7:52 am #

      I agree – my husband has the endless patience to snap away and I am the beneficiary!

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