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It is funny the lives we live the friends we cling to and the aspirations we have lost and found along the way I have a love of characters When I get bored (have insomnia) I read books by self published authors A good author creates a story that takes me out of my pain,…

Everyday Inspiration: Day Four: A Story in a Single Image

Copyright 2009 MetalFlowerMaker@gmail.com "What's mine is yours, what's yours is mine" We have coexisted for longer than we can remember We were once a forest of saplings near the shore of the red river, now we perch above the bank that tickles our exposed roots The others uprooted by strong elements fell and were washed…

Sandbox Writing Challenge 21 — Shhhh! It’s a secret.

https://promptlings.wordpress.com/2016/01/05/sandbox-writing-challenge-21-shhhh-its-a-secret/ I have always taken photographs of myself. Not because I think I'm pretty, but to capture myself as I was because I knew I would not stay this way forever. I have photographs from my teen years taken in bathrooms, self portraits drawn that captured more than what I saw in the photos, but…

List: As a photographer

There are things you are not supposed to do. 1.Take pictures in the dark.-Yesterday 2.Take pictures of events in cavernous light sucking buildings like darksome chapels, darkish cathedrals or should I just call them caves. Some amount of light is necessary for the shutter to trap (capture) the image.-Yesterday 3.Fall in the mud with your…

Frosty Morning

Crunching on the frosty ground first thing in the morning wishing for a sandy mound instead of frost adorning The windshield the reflections the stems of leaves the resilient leaves the overgrown weeds all first thing in the morning