Tanka: Eagle’s Rest

two whippets in black jackets bending down side by side to sniff the grass on the loch shore
a blue and white whippet in a black jacket walking past reeds on the loch shore

the loch reflects
autumn’s afterglow
the peace
in reeds and mended pathways
this blessed day belongs to

Β© Xenia Tran

Lochan Mor in autumn with leafless trees and reeds

Wishing you all a happy Thursday and a peaceful rest of the week,

with love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Canon Powershot SX60 Hs, Settings: f/5 – 1/125 s – ISO 100, f/5 – 1/400 s – ISO 400 and f/5 – 1/250 s – ISO 320.

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The stories, poems and photographs on this blog are the original creative work of Xenia Tran. Inspired by life in the Scottish Highlands and in awe of nature she gives voice to the wisdom of her two adopted whippets Eivor and Pearl.

41 thoughts on “Tanka: Eagle’s Rest”

  1. Hi Xenia. Finally found you again. In my neglected email account.
    I see by your wonderful photography that you are still in thriving mode.
    Congratulations.

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  2. Balancing Wings
    Eagles BREaTHE
    Always Above
    Below
    A
    Perch
    Capable of
    Nothing But Truth
    SMiLes Xenia Happy
    Freedom And Love to You

    iN
    LiGHT

    For No
    Greater
    Spirit

    NoW

    Than

    Veterans
    Free Spreading
    Faith of Love Seeing Breathing

    Indeed Eagle’s Wings Of Peace Wind Springs..:)

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