Thursday photo prompt: Castle #writephoto

Welcome to Sue Vincent’s Photo Prompt.
https://scvincent.com/2019/07/11/thursday-photo-prompt-castle-writephoto/

For visually challenged writers, the image shows a silhouetted castle in the half-light, set in a lake surrounded by hills.

The Castle was their guide, their mentor to a new tomorrow.
The inhabitants knew the stories, but none had seen any of the magical beings of days long gone.

There were no trees to explain the whisperings on the breeze, but as night fell, the songs of the lost spirits rose to the stars.
A gentle melody of longing and sadness caressed the silvery ribbons reflected in the loch as creatures past and present joined in the serenade.

Dragons and fireflies, water horses and nymphs, night owls and nightingales, all sang to the moon when she shone in her full glory.

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About pensitivity101

I am a retired number cruncher with a vivid imagination which extends to short stories and poetry. I love to cook and am a bit of a dog whisperer as I get on better with them than people sometimes! Due to a nightmare of a house sale in 2014, 'Home' was a 41 foot narrow boat until April 2017. We made strong friendships both on and off the water, and enjoyed swan and duck families for neighbours. Sadly times change and we now reside in a small bungalow a short distance from the beach on the Lincolnshire coast.
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23 Responses to Thursday photo prompt: Castle #writephoto

  1. Sadje says:

    A beautiful take on the picture!

  2. Sue Vincent says:

    Lovely and a little melancholy…captures the mood and the magic perfectly, D.

  3. jenanita01 says:

    A magical story in a fabulous setting, Di…

  4. blindzanygirl says:

    This is beautiful Di

  5. Iain Kelly says:

    A magical take, Di. Very good.

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  7. willowdot21 says:

    So beautiful and sad💜💜

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