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Travel theme: Paths

There are many paths to take in life. Here are a few that I found delightful. Continue reading

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A Good Match

A good match goes together like birds of a feather! or Gog and Magog The Music seems to agree too: Nothing can separate the mermaid from her rock or good friends:  we are a Good match! Not something to take … Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last time Australia

Can you guess the location of the Monday mystery Photograph? Test your knowledge and join in the fun. Mondays. Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last Week Australia

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object. I encourage you to leave a comment if you think you might know where this week’s mystery photograph, is located, or what it is. Where might you find … Continue reading

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Good Morning Winter

August Morning Winter more like Spring. A heavy dew. Fresh cool air. Energy. Bird and I check out the nearly perfect reflection. His view so infinitely different to mine. We both have Something to Ponder About

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Monday Mystery Photograph – Last week Tasmania

Can you guess the location of the mystery photograph? Test your trivia knowledge with Monday Mystery Photo Continue reading

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Proverbial Thursday – Silesian Weavers

As a descendant of a Silesian weavers, and the imminent May day Events, Proverbial Thursday honors the Weaver’s sacrifice with this quote and Heine’s landmark poem. Continue reading

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WPress Challenge – Guernica by Andrea Heiberg

Originally posted on I am not a silent poet:
A foreigner said to me Fish or cat? Mouse? Who am I to tell him we are watching Picasso and man is no fish neither are we cats mice perhaps.

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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: Black and White

Over at Sally’s Lens and Pens blog, she showcases some marvellous photos and inspirational tips each week with a rotating theme. I don’t get a chance to participate every week anymore, but I still like to catch up with her … Continue reading

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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge – Macro

Macro photos are an insight into another world. The camera allows us to freeze that moment for later inspection. Hidden in the weed known as  “pigface” was a small insect that I captured with my old Nexus 4. “A weed … Continue reading

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Sally D’s Mobile Photography Challenge: The Streets

Sally’s weekly phoneography challenge is here and I particularly liked her quote to add to my photographic meanderings in November:

Joyously or not the photograph becomes the source of reality, but it can also become a dreamlike force for interpretation. So if photography is memory, then the image is the moment–a moment of sanctuary in a lifetime of them. Continue reading

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Travel Theme – Frame

In response to Ailsa’s Travel theme – Frame I try to look for a natural frame – or, Something man made that will assist to frame the photograph Or something artificial…      and finally, another frame: ( pardon the corny pun/Dad … Continue reading

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31 Days of Free Writing Day 3

31 Days Five minutes of Free Writing Association  – A way of me to document my thoughts as summer approaches – a kind of cyber diary. Today’s theme – Capture 8.45pm The ever-changing nature of the seasons help us notice … Continue reading

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Monday Mystery Photo – Last MMP – The Big Prawn, Ballina

Each Monday, I post a mystery photo, or occasionally a mystery object on my blog. I encourage you to leave a comment, if you think you might know where this mystery photo, was taken. If you guess correctly, I will … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Traffic Lights – Traditional Art – July

What is better than a boring grey steel box? A bright colourful one, of course! It might be a little distracting to drivers, but when sitting waiting for the traffic lights to change at an intersection, it chases away the boredom. Continue reading

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