Tag Archives: Opportunity


* One People Facing fear A common goal And an unseen foe Threatening all nations Victims, not marauders, masked Closing borders, erecting screens The irony of barricades built To separate those who stand together When the enemy makes no distinction … Continue reading

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A Path Back ~ Na’ama Yehuda #writephoto

She’d needed this for so long she almost did not know what to do with it. The sense of expansion felt as if it would crush her chest from the inside. The freedom felt disorienting. The quiet deafened. The freshness … Continue reading

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Choose your own adventure…

New Year …  it is one of those threshold points where we resolve to make a new start… quitting bad habits, starting a health kick or a new project… drawing a line under some aspect of the past and moving … Continue reading

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The Jogger and the Cyclist ~ A Heart for Africa #writephoto

As she jogged along the path flanked by pine trees, dappled with sunlight, Hassana wondered if she would see the cyclist again today. So far, they had passed each other every day this week. For months, she had been jogging … Continue reading

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When everything goes wrong…

“Just let me know when you’ve arrived…” Those words are spoken, in the most casual manner possible, by every parent when one of their offspring goes off on an adventure. The apparent nonchalance masks all sorts of worry, panic, imagined … Continue reading

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Weather window…

For the past few days I have up to the proverbials in rose-thorns, leaf litter, mud and, inadvertently, the stream that runs through my son’s garden. I may have moaned about the cold and the wet, and the  sojourn in … Continue reading

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Glade-  #writephoto – Joelle LeGendre

Reblogged from Two on a Rant: If you want to participate, here’s the link:  https://scvincent.com/2017/10/05/thursday-photo-prompt-glade-writephoto/   Dreams create shadows, paths fade away.  Another lost day escapes us. A glade opens, meadows form. Yet we cling to the brambles. Source: Sue … Continue reading

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Year of the Fire Rooster – a call to action and adventure!

My son shares his latest adventures… please click through to his blog to see some stunning photography and, more importantly, what he’s been up to this time… “It all started when I contacted a friend about meeting for a catch … Continue reading

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