At 90 years, Grandpa was still physically strong and mentally agile. Oh yes, He was remarkably agile and graceful in his movements. He could still climb the staircase without difficulties.
It was simply amazing to watch him age gracefully. Continue reading
“How will you interpret weathered? Will you capture a lined, smiling face as you practice street photography? A piece of beach glass worn smooth by the waves? A snow-covered path carved by the wind?
This week, show us the effect of time and the elements. Capture something that is old and weathered. Something that evokes different eras in time, a reminder that there’s beauty to be found in the ephemeral and impermanent”.
*Somewhere in Spain*
As I opened the door
All that greeted me inside the house was a breath of fragrance
A repellent and awful smell
Unwashed clothes littered the wooden floor
And the strong smell of tobacco suffused the air
A wicked stench oozing from the black ashtray
The sour smell and pains of a lonely old age Continue reading
As he soared in age
His memory began to taper slowly
And his health went from bad to worse
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