52 Weeks Photo Challenge: Week 21 – Peaceful

For this week’s instalment of the 52 Week Photo Challenge, The Girl That Dreams Awake has chosen the theme of  ‘Peaceful’.

Her own interpretation is an image of a pile of books and that inspired me to dig out this photograph, which I took a few years ago somewhere around Sydney. What could be more peaceful than sitting quietly in the sunshine by the waterside and reading a book?

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Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 29 – Open

This open book, suspended in mid-air, was part of an artistic installation in the Visitor Centre at the Oradour-sur-Glane memorial. If books survive, and they can still be opened, then perhaps there is some hope in that.

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Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 29 – Open