John’s Cellpic Sunday
Pick a Word August 2022
Lost in Translation’s Pick a Word August 2022
Paulas words for this month are: INFINITE, LAGOON, MANE, SHOREWARD , SMOKING So let’s see how I go this month
It’s in the elements
Terri’s Sunday Stills: The Power of the #Elements
Water – “All know that the drop merges into the ocean but few know that the ocean merges into the drop.” Kabir
Air – “Feelings come and go like clouds in a windy sky. Conscious breathing is my anchor.” Thich Nhat Hanh
Fire – “Set your life on fire, seek those who fan your flames. ” Rumi
Earth – “To forget how to dig the earth and to tend the soil is to forget ourselves.” Mahatma Gandhi
“A great silent space holds all of nature in its embrace. It also holds you” – Eckhart Tolle
Some are good, some are bad
The Ragtag Daily Prompt Thursday: Plume
Faded into the distance – a memory
The Photo a Week Photo Challenge: Faded
Here for the photos but first come for the music and stay for the show….
Cady’s Photo Challenge: Just One Person Around The World
To acknowledge the traditional lands where we gather sometimes there is a Smoking Ceremony performed by the Indigenous people to welcome us. The people gather around the fire in a circle where green Eucalyptus leaves from the area are burnt giving a scented smoke that pervades the air.
I have been lucky enough to be involved in a few Smoking Ceremonies over the years and it is quite a powerful way of welcome. As the smoke rises, the singing and playing traditional instruments happens. A didgeridoo and clapping sticks plus the singing does send shivers down your spine.
Day fourteen of Becky’s Square Top Photo Challenge
Fifteen days later – I’m still smoking
Debbie’s Six Word Saturday
One day I will stop smoking
Debbies Six Word Saturday
Todays smokey photo
Today, 20 November 2019, the smoke in the atmosphere was so bad. This is a view I often take sunset photos or landscapes.
This what that same scene looked like this afternoon