Farewell to Summer Fun

As the days grow colder

Memories grow fonder

Warming the heart

With candid moments

Playful opportunities

Minds exploring

Sensual learning

Sometimes fun turns to too much fun, as the day`s outing comes to an end. There`s a story behind that pouty face.

One is eager to pack up and the other finds it hard to leave the playful possibilities.

In the end, the seagull finds itself alone exploring the beach.


Ann-Christine’s theme: Candid https://lagottocattleya.wordpress.com/2019/10/12/lens-artists-photo-challenge-67-candid/

V.J.’s theme: Play https://onewomansquest.org/2019/10/14/v-j-s-weekly-challenge-68-play/


About Olga

I have always had an affinity for artistic endeavors and the beauties of nature. The power of the word combined with photography have become my creative spark.
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27 Responses to Farewell to Summer Fun

  1. JohnRH says:

    Cute, cute, cute. Great photos. Kids (in general) are the best.

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  2. Leya says:

    Aahhh – wonderful summer memories – children playing (and a grown-up!) and a lonely gull. Perfect!

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  3. V.J. Knutson says:

    These photos made me smile, especially the legs sticking out of the water. As I read your poem, it occurs to me that children always find an opportunity to play – “sensual learning” carries on through the seasons. If only we could capture that spirit. Lovely poem.

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  4. pattimoed says:

    I love that little pout! Great candid shots, Olga.

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  5. sgeoil says:

    Your words and photos bring back memories of beach days with my son! Endless ways to play at the beach!

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  6. memadtwo says:

    Looks like fun! (K)

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  7. oneletterup says:

    This is absolutely lovely! We have so much to learn from children who are just so…who they are. Your photos capture this so well. And your poem carries us along so nicely.

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  8. Denis1950 says:

    A lot of action Olga, in the poetry and images.

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  9. I like that seagull shot.

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  11. Very beautiful Olga! ❤

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