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.

Alone

  Gesture Silent story Echoes beneath surface Catalyst for viewer’s response Feelings Heart quakes with moment’s empathy Hatching sudden effect Envisioned peace Stillness   Colleen’s Challenge: Inspiration & Plan (Synonyms Only) Patrick’s Challenge: Gesture   Advertisements

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Shades of Orange: Subtle to Vivid

Athabasca River system. Northern Ontario scene through a fence. Tried to capture a sunset starburst at the edge of this barn roof.  Old, metal wagon wheel.   Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge-Week #2: orange, vivid…

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Creative Play

Play is a “state of being,”  purposeless, fun and pleasurable…For the most part, the focus is on the actual experience, not on accomplishing a goal…Play is the purest expression of love.” (Stuart Brown) “Play has been shown to release endorphins, … Continue reading

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Pieces of a Dream

  “Row, row, row your boat, Gently down the stream. Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily, Life is but a dream.”   K’lee and Dale’s Challenge: Pieces of a Dream (B/W)        

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Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Week #1 Photo- Window/Bricks…

  “May your walls know joy; may each room hold laughter, and may every window open to great possibility.” (Mary Anne Radmacher-Hershey) Cee’s Challenge-Week 1 Photo

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Pain Bubble

Physical pain is a strange bedfellow. I’ve met him a few times in my life. When one sees through the eyes of gripping pain, one knows that one is in trouble. A recent, double injury left my right leg stranded … Continue reading

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Transformation

  In midst of life’s storms Gripping onto last resort Shifts with lofty leap Creative spirit dazzled Wealth of rosy moments thrill   Colleen’s Challenge: Bewitch & Treasure (Synonyms Only)  

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