"We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing." ~George Bernard Shaw

"Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time." ~Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn


Sunday, November 04, 2012

Click.... Magpie Tales#142



Charis, Lake Ediza, California, 1937 by Edward Weston


intense focus
sensual magnetic charisma
taut balance 
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Thanks to Tess Kincaid for providing this marvelous image
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19 comments:

  1. Why would I even try to write a magpie for this one when you got it so perfectly in so few words? Beautiful, Kathe!

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  2. You've captured the essence of the picture perfectly, I think.

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  3. Anonymous2:02 PM

    Her focus draws you into this image.

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  4. Yes; the intensity is palpable.

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  5. Kathe, not easy to pull off ~~ each line stands on its own!!

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  6. Exactly! You said it so beautifully in only a few words.

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  7. Very nice. Exceptionally succinct.

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  8. True, Weston concentrated on several kinds of focus...

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  9. She sure does look together and well balanced. A wonderful tribute.

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  10. Much said with few words Kathe....thats what Haikus should do! :-)

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  11. Right on all counts. Beautiful.

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  12. This is very eloquent Kathe

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  13. Succinct and beautiful. Brava!

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  14. Love how you got it with so few words!

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  15. Anonymous6:01 AM

    Yep, that's her.

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  16. Anonymous6:02 AM

    Gee I've already been here, I see now.....looked at your other blogs- sweet!

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  17. A few words, worth a picture...

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