Pick a Word – May 2021

Paula’s Thursday Special: Pick a Word May 2021

Here we are in May already and some words that I may struggle with this month. A bit of lateral thinking may be needed. I don’t really have any alpine photos so a photo of Cradle Mountain in Tasmania with a bit of leftover snow will have to do. If you are wondering about the Teddy Bear in the cage, that was part of a silent protest against the Australian Government holding refugee children in detention camps,

AGITATED

ALPINE

DERELICT

ENCLOSED

MEDIEVAL

Harmony in the bath

Kates Friday Fun: Harmony

Enjoy a bit of Harmony as you have a look at the selection of birds in the bird baths over the years. Click on any photo to enlarge if it takes your fantasy.

On day at the bird bath a while ago

The Ragtag Daily Prompt Wednesday: Fracas

No one was sure
what started
the fracas.
Was it the
splash in
the face?

Or was it
the dunking
from above

Soon everyone
was arguing,
everyone
had a point of view

Things soon
got out of hand
pushing
shoving
some decided
to hide.

We will
never know
what started
the fracas.


Pick-a-Word 30 August

I am glad that Ann-Christine has prompted Paula to get back into the Pick a Word Challenge which is one of my favourite photo challenges. So let’s get started with this Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #112 Pick-a-Word

Here are the five words selected and my interpretation of the word prompts

Comfortable

Growing

Tangled

Crowded

Exuberant

Bright colours change your world

Cee’s Hunt for Joy Challenge: Wear Bright Colours on Tough Days
Ragtag Daily Prompt: Graceful

Some gays are just tough but my friends always wear bright colours which colour my days in rainbows and cheer. Always graceful, they come and go with a whirl of colour.

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rainbow lorikeet01_named_home_feb 2015

rainbow lorikeet_in bird bath_named_home_oct 2017

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and often give a cheeky smileking parrot_named_home_oct 2014

Looking up

City Sonnet’s Photo Challenge: Looking Up

Maria posted Swallows on an electricity cable with a sky blue background which prompted me to post my Welcome Swallows on an electricity cable at sunset

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Which is probably better than bird butts

rainbow-lorikeets_bird-bath-bums_named_home_dec-2016

 

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