The Philosophy of Silent Pictures #6 (Belonging)

The Philosophy of Silent Pictures #6 (Belonging)

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About Virgilio Gavia

Interests: poetry, photography, writing (prose and poetry), walking/hiking, reading (non-fiction and books of poetry) drinking coffee and herbal teas, camping, fishing, contemplating, solitude, silence, traveling, faded jeans, meaningful conversation, wabi-sabi, haiku, tanka, Jazz, Classical, oldies, all the books of Thomas Merton, Joseph Campbell, Thomas Moore, John O'Donohue, Mary Oliver, David Whyte, Mark Strand, ancient Chinese and Japanese poets, The Bible, spirituality, philosophy, psychology, sociology, history, humanities and the arts.
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6 Responses to The Philosophy of Silent Pictures #6 (Belonging)

  1. arlene says:

    This photo speaks of so many things – the road less traveled, new beginnings, courage to take the untrodden path. It’s just lovely Ver,

    • thanks, Arlene.. actually i was inspired to take this photo after reading a compilation of the writings of Thomas Merton about nature (When the Trees Say Nothing, edited by Kathleen Deignan) and some poems of Mary Oliver.

  2. The path would seem to have come to an end, light shines on dried grasses, an old tree in leans in quiet meditation, a small bird listening. It is a place of worship before returning to the world.

    • thanks, Teri. your words are hitting the right marks. indeed it is a sacred space where one can dwell in “endless moments”…and that small bird, in the big schema of things, is the essence of belonging…

  3. Damage says:

    picture somehow speaks 1000 words V. …
    awesome!

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