A little time travel with some World War II aces – 70 years in the blink of an eye
In a post earlier this year, I wrote about photographing the 2012 Heroes of the Childrens Cancer Association. One quality that made these little Buddhas heroes was that they did not seem to grieve for a future they may or may not have. I didn’t sense any obvious bitterness for their lives to-date, but instead felt a serene joy of being in the moment – in living each day as it comes.
As impressive as they all were, I could easily rationalize this “live now” attitude as being the essence of childhood – until the next round of heroes I met:
This project, possibly still underway, has been to photograph American World War II aces for an author in the UK who’s working on … Read More »