Weathered & Worn

Remains of some statues and fountains in the Villa Borghese gardens in Rome which was commissioned in 1605 for this week’s lens-artists-photo-challenge

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No selfies please
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Oops the tongue
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Well built pillars
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A lion is a lion
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Do you see the fountain

Sunday Trees: 16-12/18

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Inspired by Becca’s Sunday Trees theme.

The Waking

I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow.
I feel my fate in what I cannot fear.
I learn by going where I have to go.

We think by feeling. What is there to know?
I hear my being dance from ear to ear.
I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow.

Of those so close beside me, which are you?
God bless the Ground! I shall walk softly there,
And learn by going where I have to go.

Light takes the Tree; but who can tell us how?
The lowly worm climbs up a winding stair;
I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow.

Great Nature has another thing to do
To you and me, so take the lively air,
And, lovely, learn by going where to go.

This shaking keeps me steady. I should know.
What falls away is always. And is near.
I wake to sleep, and take my waking slow.
I learn by going where I have to go.”

― Theodore Roethke

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Windows: Inside – Outside

For lens-artists-photo-challenge this week, I am presenting a collection of windows.

There is a window from one heart to another heart ~Rumi

Windows in Bratislava

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Windows in Vienna

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Windows in Italy

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Yesterday I posted current autumn images caputred during my travel on Saturday :

https://mazeepuran.wordpress.com/2018/10/08/weekend-64-autumn-outside-the-bus-window/

Hope you enjoy these images.