Friday, February 24, 2017

2056


[1. initial charcoal sketch - The carnival Band][2-6 colour and filters added using both Picsart and Picmonkey]



the carnival band
step after steps one expression
fun

© gillena cox 2017










Blog hopping today with
week 51 year 6

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Thursday, February 23, 2017

2055


[a 2015 photo, haiku added today]

an empty field -
pecking beaks in passing
seek sustenance

© gillena cox 2017


Blog hopping today with

blog hopping today with

Thursday Challenge
"OPEN SPACE (week 1 of 2)" (Square, Courtyard, Mall, Field, Meadow, Clearing, Forest Opening,...)

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Monday, February 20, 2017

2054



label today joy
distant mountains verdant -
after a rains spell

© gillena cox 2017

Blog hopping today at

Monday Mellow Yellows unusual garden scene...

AND


Monday Mosiac
# 28 - Edinburgh Castle, Scotland..

AND


Blue Monday

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22 FEB 2015
22 FEB 2012
22 FEB 2011

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Sunday, February 19, 2017

2053


[a look back at 2016 Carnival]

before dawn birds sing
drone from aerial spraying -
Carnival clean-up
© gillena cox 2017


A week away. Carnival Monday and Tuesday street parades in Trinidad and Tobago is on Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 this year


Sunday Smiles



Sundays are always special here at Lunch Break. Today is #24 in the series, The Sunday Standard, when a 5-7-5 haiku is featured. How is your Sunday going email me post a COMMENT or leave a link to your blog at the linky below




Blog hopping at

Poetry Pantry #341

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Recuerda Mi Corazon
haiku my heart ~ carnival clean up



Revisit
19 Feb 2016
Sunday Lime 24
Sunday Savvy 24

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Friday, February 17, 2017

2052


['Khol Eyes' - charcoal sketch on 12x12 construction paper, pink page]

a glint of sunlight
on a patch of garden green -
morning shapes herself

© gillena cox 2017


[some colour added digitally in Picsart]



[Filter added in Picsart]

blog hopping today with

Week 50 Year 6






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17 feb 2016
17 feb 2015
17 feb 2013

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Tuesday, February 14, 2017

2051




St Valentines Day

love blooms here
in a special reserved place

etched in my mind
your heartbeat
those days we shared the same bed

© gillena cox 2017


Today's poem is a Cherita [pronounced CHAIR-rita] the Malay word for story or tale, read more about this form HERE



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reds in the garden

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Prompt Nights – Love’s a night-song sweet sung by the tender strokes of wind – Valentine’s Day Special

AND

Imaginary Garden With Real Toads
The Tuesday Platform

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Carpe Diem
#1154 Sumi-e, the Japanese way of painting, Imagination introduction

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Midweek Motif ~ Love






[hearts from google dot com]

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St Valentine's Day 2016
St Valentine's Day 2015
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Monday, February 13, 2017

2050



feet of a bird
tapping song of morning light -
wall's her disco

© gillena cox 2017

Blog hopping today at

Monday Mellow Yellows sunny flags


AND


Monday Mosiac
# 27 - so then this happened.

AND


Blue Monday

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13FEB2015
13FEB2013
13FEB2012

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