15-01-23 Weekly Photo Challenge – Express Yourself -

The challenge this week is Express Yourself

Since a blog is nothing but a person expressing themselves I thought I would start with moments I have caught of others expressing themselves. I may have posted these before during 2013 but I don’t think so. Even if I have I think it is a good way to kick off express yourself weekend.

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As you know I always highlight a few of my fellow bloggers who take the challenge – see below. I frequently add a video. With this theme…only one choice.

https://paypackandfollow.wordpress.com/2015/01/23/express-yourself/https://thoughtsandentanglements.wordpress.com/2015/01/23/10385/

https://acoffeebreakwithmike.wordpress.com/2015/01/24/the-red-mist/

http://dewetswild.com/2015/01/23/express-yourself/

http://mittenedhands.com/2015/01/23/monochrome-woodland/

https://sophiesophrosyne.wordpress.com/2015/01/21/tuscan-twilight/

https://femvestige.wordpress.com/2015/01/23/feminine-expression-2/

https://janeluriephotography.wordpress.com/2015/01/23/moonset-at-sunrise-golden-gate/

https://hikingmadness.wordpress.com/2015/01/23/weekly-photo-challenge-express-yourself/

15-01-10 Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadowed

For this week’s Photo Challenge, find the shadows.

 Shadowed

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Other shadowy views:

http://brokenlightcollective.com/2015/01/09/hidden-in-shadows/

https://frankjcasella.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/weekly-photo-challenge-shadowed/

http://jotpegi.me/190/

https://onceuponacamera.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/s-h-a-d-o-w-e-d/

https://cardinalguzman.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/winter-night-shots/

https://eclipseofthemoon.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/dusk/

https://drieskewrites.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/weekly-photo-challenge-shadowed/

https://jimholroyd365d.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/weekly-photo-challenge-shadowed/

http://timwolversonphotos.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/shadowed/

http://schelleycassidy.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/weekly-photo-challenge-shadowed/

15-01-06 42nd Street (Late Evening)

“The soft rush of taxis by him, and laughter, laughters hoarse as a crow’s, incessant and loud, with the rumble of the subways underneath – and over all, the revolutions of light, the growings and recedings of light – light dividing like pearls – forming and reforming in glittering bars and circles and monstrous grotesque figures cut amazingly on the sky.”
F. Scott Fitzgerald

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1-2-15 New Sparkle

If you see something that looks like a star
And it’s shooting up out of the ground
And your head is spinning from a loud guitar
And you just can’t escape from the sound
Don’t worry too much, it’ll happen to you
We were children once, playing with toys
And the thing that you’re hearing is only the sound of
The low spark of high-heeled boys

Jim Capaldi and Steve Winwood

The weekly challenge is New

The Travel Theme is sparkle

How often have we seen a shot like this ending some apocalyptic movie and heralding the NEW dawn of a SPARKLING bright day on a reborn planet where somehow only the good things and animals/people survived.

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Other views of the new sparkle:

https://dorotannaphoto.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/happy-new-year/

https://alienorajt.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/photo-challenge-my-new-book/

https://drieskewrites.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/travel-theme-sparkle/

http://smallbluegreenwords.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/travel-theme-sparkle/

http://somanyunsaidthings.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/photo-challenge-new/

http://windywonderings.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/lets-try-this-again/

http://anewlifewandering.com/2015/01/02/sparkle-around-the-world/

http://ourrumblingocean.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/wpc-new/

https://almostitalian.wordpress.com/2015/01/02/travel-theme-sparkle/

http://suburbanferndaleark.wordpress.com/2015/01/03/weekly-photo-challenge-new/

12-29-14 The Year Is Bubbling Away

I’m forever blowing bubbles,

Pretty bubbles in the air,

They fly so high,

Nearly reach the sky,

Then like my dreams,

They fade and die

.Fortune’s always hiding,

I’ve looked everywhere,

I’m forever blowing bubbles,

Pretty bubbles in the air.

John Kellette & Jaan Kenbrovin

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