Category Archives: Photography

Piece of the Puzzle

Fingers discovering keys into another world… Child’s joy in music and developing skill cut short by rapping on knuckles from harsh teacher, demanding perfection. Told mom at nine years old that I didn’t want to go back. Piano gathered dust. … Continue reading

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Glowing Moment

Dappled light Flecks of gold Glowing through branches Join my walk *~* Frank’ theme: Glow https://dutchgoesthephoto.net/2019/12/03/tuesday-photo-challenge-glow/

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Satisfying Play

Sudden appearance Blown in by the wind Excites curiosity Satisfies need to play With eyes of a child ~*~ V.J.’s theme: Satisfying https://onewomansquest.org/2019/12/02/vjs-weekly-challenge-75-satisfying/

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Abstract Realism in Nature

“Abstraction allows man to see with his mind what he cannot see physically with his eyes…” ― Arshile Gorky A water ripple encircled by wisps of floating grass… Reflections in a pond… Birch tree shadows across a rocky hill in winter… … Continue reading

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Sipping Life

Sipping moderation Taste buds tingle Relishing the journey Aging changes perspective Balance a must Extremes only in youth *~* V. J.’s theme: Moderation https://onewomansquest.org/2019/11/25/vjs-weekly-challenge-74-moderation/

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Beauty of Winter

“To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold.” – Aristotle “…in winter…you feel the bone structure of the landscape — the loneliness of it; the dead feeling of winter. Something waits beneath … Continue reading

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Fantasy Tree

“Fantasy and reality often overlap.” (Walt Disney) “Fantasy…opens our eyes to an unseen world and trains our mind to see beyond the visible.” (Bryan Davis) *~* Frank’s theme: Fantasy https://dutchgoesthephoto.net/2019/11/19/tuesday-photo-challenge-fantasy/

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