Author Archives: Olga

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.

Singing the Blues

Cee’s theme is to share one’s favorite color. Winter has been nasty this year and I’m singing the blues, but I did enjoy the chance to capture these blues in other years.   Now to share some summer blues and ease my … Continue reading

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Winter’s Fury

Landscape transformed By winter’s fury Ice storm lays heavy On human activity Plans on hold Time to go within Balance shifts To inner life   V.J.’s Challenge: Balance  

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Growth

“In every walk with nature, one receives far more than one seeks.” (John Muir)   “Nature often holds up a mirror so we can see more clearly the ongoing processes of growth, renewal and transformation in our lives” (Anonymous)   … Continue reading

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Unfrozen

  Dissolving old fences  Icicles of the mind Reaching for floating dreams That wander freely Weaving magical intention That dares not evaporate   V. J.’s Challenge: Reaching Patrick’s Challenge: Fences  

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Playing with Imperfection

Frank  has posed an interesting idea of looking at a photograph with imperfections and seeing it with a different perspective.  The above photo was relegated to my mistake file and I dismissed it until now. A bit of digital play … Continue reading

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In the Distance

“There is a immeasurable distance between late and too late.”  (Og Mandino)   Visiting both the above distances came late in life, but I’m happy not too late.  Both happened in my 60’s, one year apart;  the Rockies first and … Continue reading

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Lone Star

Seer Lone star Stargazer Eyes of insight Ether opens veil Channeling images Civilization forewarned Whispers of upheaval written Crisp clarity of events shifting Hidden in dark patterns of history   Colleen’s Challenge: Cold & Storm (Synonyms Only)

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