Tag Archives: body

Songpyun – Making Korean Moon Cake

It’s my weekly treat, the Korean Cuisine class at Kingston Adult Education. Hyung Soo’s Cheshire Cat grin fills  us with a sense of optimism. His chuckle is infectious as  he explained there are over 200 rice cake recipes to choose from and these can be cooked using 4 main methods of steaming, shallow frying, kneading […]

Decent Exposure

If you’ve read my previous entry about photographing the nude, you’ll know that I’ve been asked on several occasions to provide this service. Each customer has had highly personal reasons, from the cathartic analysis of their own body image to simply giving a present to a close relative or spouse. I’ve never been big on […]

Catharsis or Catalyst?

Catharsis: 1: purgation 2a : purification or purgation of the emotions (as pity and fear) primarily through art b : a purification or purgation that brings about spiritual renewal or release from tension. 3: elimination of a complex by bringing it to consciousness and affording it expression. For a person with surgical or mental scars, […]