It’s all about how it looks. Ask any photographer, fashion designer, or politician — optics count. If it looks good, it is good.

Proverbs like, “Don’t judge a book by its cover.” or “Beauty is only skin deep.” warn us against the habit of equating the superficial with the beneficial.

And, of course, the eye does deceive.

Frankly, I’m counting on it.

Because this …

cake 3

Mysterious crater cake is what came out of the oven.

But this …

cake 1 (2)

Pretty sprinkled thing is what’s going on the dessert table.

Optical illusion?

I don’t know. How does it look?  🙂

Aimer at Amazon

11 thoughts on “Optics

  1. Hey, it looks brilliant to me! I’ll take a cake with a belly full of frosting anyway! A magical surprise inside!!!! A more forthright version of the layer cake!!! A volcano so in love with itself it decides not to spew…..this corner of Your peanut gallery is applauding wildly and wants to know what time desert is? 😁Cheers!!! 🙂

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