I don't know about the other participants, but when I saw this weeks prompt I was afraid I was going to come up blank. I toyed with going back to some of my photos from Asia, but after going that direction and cheating a bit last week, I was determined to come up a photo I'd actually taken this week for the prompt.
I did what had worked in the past and tried to keep my mind open, and eventually I found something.
As I walked through the park I noticed this bench under the tree. Unlike nearly all the other benches in the park, it wasn't set up along the path facing in, so you could sit and watch the people. Instead this bench was set far from the path and "oriented" towards the tree, with its back facing the path and main areas of the park. I can imagine a person sitting there on the bench, staring in at the tree, meditating on life and love. What a perfect place to ponder the direction of life.
If I were to sit on the bench for a while, I think I might be listening to this:
Did you see my weekly, Life's Soundtrack post over at Kim Klassen's Inspiration Studio? If not, hop over and check it out. We're discussing songs that take you back to your school years.
A big thank you to Kristine of Blue Elephant Photography (an AMAZING photographer) and Melanie (a VERY talented artist) from Ewe Hooo! for the awesome shout-outs on their blogs this week. Their kind words had me blushing. Thanks ladies. If you are looking for new blogs to fill your reader, drop in on them, you'll find something you love. Pin It