Tag Archives: Old

Weekly Photo Challenge: CONTRAST, 2

The gardens of Maine around Bar Harbor are legendary. There are Azalea gardens, and Japanese gardens, and the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Gardens — one is more spectacular than the next. This is the area fringing Acadia State Park, and considering … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Broken, 2

In the first Broken challenge photo and subsequent comments (which are fascinating), we’d reached an optimistic equation of Broken with Beginning — Now we add a third B: BELOVED! This shoe (the whole pair, actually) has done yeoman duty for … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge: Old — and Older!

Photographer Martin Greene weighs in with an entry in the OLD sweepstakes! Here is his photo taken at the Musée National de la Prehistoire, Les Eyzies-de-Tayac, France, of horses graved into cave walls circa 36,000 – 20,000 B.C. Whatever else … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: OLD

Stone walls of a Romanesque church — one time frame, one definition of OLD. In a living creature, OLD takes on new definitions. Sequoias may live for hundreds of years, but a desert tree is old much more quickly, indeed, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: OLD

You are here to kneel Where prayer has been valid. And prayer is more Than an order of words, the conscious occupation Of the praying mind, or the sound of the voice praying. T.S. Eliot, Four Quartets (Little Gidding) Old … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: OLD

So old that the rocks have shattered this way, in a seismically active environment, at the shore of an ancient sea, the Japan Sea:

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