Abstract Reflections

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Most of my reflections of late seem to be in abstract form. So many loose associations meld into thoughts of so many things. An afternoon spent with a daughter where on a whim she gets me to try out her bike, an old-fashioned, no gears cruiser much like the one I had as a kid. Somehow, I’ve forgotten balance as a criterion for this action; before I know it the daughter is holding the back of the bike’s seat and running behind me while I steer. Wait a minute, didn’t I just do this with her a few years ago when she was a kid? An afternoon of warm spring sunshine, wobbling down the lane on a blue bike, laughter and shrieks. I use that as the excuse of why I couldn’t balance. But, then again, it was such a reflection on never forgetting some things.

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Posting as part of WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections

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About Angeline M

Love to travel, read, garden. I am a nurse case manager working in Disease Management. Photos of locations visited are personal file photos.
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50 Responses to Abstract Reflections

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  3. FireBonnet says:

    I LOVE the bicycle image, and the story…

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  4. ChgoJohn says:

    A really beautiful shot, Angeline. I loved the tie-in to your own reflections. Well done!

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  5. Bastet says:

    Wow…is that not cool! A fantastic shot.

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  6. That is so beautiful. This is my favorite yet.

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  8. Ruth says:

    I like your Abstract Reflections Angeline! Nice

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  9. Patti Kuche says:

    A beautiful shot Angeline . . . . a wonderful abstraction of memories and reflections which are often so dazzling.

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  13. John says:

    “Wow” came first out of my mouth, then I found the lumbering coy. Very nice, Angeline.

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  14. ShimonZ says:

    Interesting image of reflections…

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  16. dadirri7 says:

    fantastic abstract, like a child’s painting to go with your memories!

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  17. Jo Bryant says:

    I am with Madhu on this post. Art is a great way to describe what you do.

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  18. 🙂 Fun with funny memories – lifetimes ago since I last rode, but I remember getting back on then, after relinquishing it as my primary form of locomotion in a previous incarnation … weird, remember my brain scrambling to match muscle memory to keep me upright (no daughter to grab the back of my saddle, like Papa had!). What a treat, Angeline – and that vibrant reflective shot … terrific. 🙂

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  20. Madhu says:

    Beautiful weaving of reflections, literal and otherwise. Your photos these days border on art! 🙂

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  21. wow … nice abstraction, angeline. it almost looks like a painting!

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