Sunday, 21 July 2013

Green / Adventure {Nurture Photography}


"Lost in the forest, I broke off a dark twig
and lifted its whisper to my thirsty lips:
maybe it was the voice of the rain crying,
a cracked bell, or a torn Heart.
Something from far off it seemed
deep and secret to me, hidden by the earth,
a shout muffled by huge autumns,
by the moist half-open darkness of the leaves.
Wakening from the dreaming forest there, the hazel-sprig
sang under my tongue, its drifting fragrance
climbed up through my conscious mind
as if suddenly the roots I had left behind
cried out to me, the land I had lost with my childhood---
and I stopped, wounded by the wandering scent."       
Pablo Neruda: Lost in the Forest ...
:  :  :
 Adventure awaits us -
often when least expected!
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  1. Yes, adventure appears when I least expect it! I really like that last shot!

  2. Very pretty post. I loved your pictures. I hope you have a wonderful week!

  3. Wow Nina, your photos are incredible and what a great story to go along with them :) Thanks for sharing with us. Have a wonderful Monday.

    Love and hugs!

  4. Beautiful, both images and words!

  5. Wonderful marriage of poetry to photography. Lovely!

  6. These images are so mysterious and beautiful! Thanks so much for joining us in the Nurture Photography Challenge! Can’t wait to see what you come up with for our next theme: Red/Treat. Have a great day! :)

  7. Nina, what a great job you did with words and images....You brought them together beautifully...

  8. Such beautiful images, Nina.. So peaceful, and intriguing, the bench in the shade of the trees, and the glossy calm water. I really love that abstract image - it's fantastically green, and with such movement & interest!
    I hope you are finding plenty of exploring and adventure during these summer days. They are going by quickly!


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