I took this picture because the window was so amazing, such a patchwork of boards and time and voids. But looking at it here, isolated and alone, it looks like it is emerging, coming forward out of the stucco.
Everybody's looking for something. Mary Ann is looking for the real Beirut, whatever that means. These are the photos she takes along the way.
You can browse around the archives here or check out her other blogs. There's one from a few years ago, back when she blogged about art. And then there's another from '09 when she lived in St. Louis (USA).