Tuesday Photo Challenge – Focus

The challenge for you is to take focus into your preferred direction. There are many ways that you can take this: in focus, out of focus, a look of focus on someone’s face, you name it! Let your creative minds wander happily and keep your focus on the theme!

You can join in with Frank’s above challenge here:
https://wordpress.com/read/feeds/43011194/posts/2408197608

Although I love photography, I am a hit and miss kinda gal, and if I get a decent shot, it’s usually more by luck than judgement.
In today’s age of digital cameras and magic, you can tweak and enhance your photos whereas when I was a young girl, a lot of my 24 film shots were out of focus, people had their heads chopped off, or I had nice pictures of the inside of my pocket or my handbag.

However, there is one picture that is out of focus but amazingly haunting for the poem I wrote for it way back in September 2016

How many years have they watched things grow
From Summer’s sun, to Winter’s snow.
Shadowy Sentinels, the guardians of waters blue,
Embracing Nature patterned in morning dew,
What have they seen from day thru night,
Mysterious secrets of dark to light.

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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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18 Responses to Tuesday Photo Challenge – Focus

  1. Paula Light says:

    That’s such a cool photo!

  2. The perfect image for the mystery of the poem. I guess sometimes a lack of focus is exactly what’s needed.

  3. Sadje says:

    Great poem and picture.

  4. I wonder what all they would have seen indeed. The photo is hauntingly beautiful, Di. ♥️

  5. Outstanding writing… I love the picture and your poetry, such a lovely combination!!!

  6. Oh Wow, oh Wow–love both the photo and poem!

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