Tanka: Jewels from the Sea

 

a blue whippet in a winter jacket sniffing seaweed on tidal sands

 

morning stroll
seaweed, salt and water
glistening
a scent from the deep
alive inside us here

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in a winter jackets sniffing seaweed on tidal sands

We wish you all a very happy Monday and a wonderful new week.

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/800 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/1000 s, ISO 100.

 

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Jewel

 

Haiku: Morning Glory

 

a black whippet leaping from the dunes onto the beach beside a running blue whippet

 

airborne
in the hounds’ play
morning glory

© Xenia Tran

 

a blue whippet chasing a leaping black whippet on the beach

 

flying paws
how far can they run
autumn waves

© Xenia Tran

 

a black whippet zooming on the beach with three legs in the air

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Paula’s Thursday’s Special: Pick a Word in November Y3 (Spurting)

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Orchestrate

 

Haiku: Arch of Gold

 

a blue whippet in a winter jacket running on a forest trail with gold and yellow autumn leaves

 

so many footprints
between golden petals
the right way

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in winter jackets walking up a forest trail in autumn colours

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.2, 1/100 s, ISO 100 and f/3.2, 1/125 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem #1535: Zarathustra – The First Footstep

Carpe Diem’s Autumn Retreat 2018: Love Eternally

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Loose

 

Haiku: Balance

 

a blue whippet in a winter jacket flying across the beach with a pink ball

 

anchored
beyond this world
your gaze

© Xenia Tran

 

blue whippet in winter jacket running on the beach with a pink ball

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.2, 1/2000 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem’s Autumn Retreat 2018: Love Eternally

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Costume

 

Tanka: Flying Hound

 

a black whippet in a winter jacket running on the tidal sands with a green ball

 

one paw
touches the sand
then none
the hound flies on the wind
a trail of sea foam

© Xenia Tran

 

a black whippet in a winter jacket flies across the tidal sands with a green ball

We wish you all a very happy Monday and a wonderful new week.

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.2, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Carpe Diem’s Autumn Retreat 2018: Love Eternally

Lens-Artists Weekly Photo Challenge #17: Just for Fun

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Sublime

 

Wordless Wednesday: Skipping the Sands

 

smiling blue whippet galloping towards the camera, one hind paw on the ground

 

smiling blue whippet galloping towards the camera, one front paw on the ground

 

close up of smiling blue whippet galloping towards the camera, one hind paw on the ground

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/3.2, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

Wordless Wednesday

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Lustre

 

Wordless Wednesday: Where’s the Bear?

Raven’s Rock Gorge

 

a blue whippet standing by the wooden bear sculpture in Raven's Rock Gorge

 

action shot of a black whippet running through the wood in Autumn colours

 

a black whippet approaching a large wooden bear sculpture in the Autumn forest at Raven's Rock Gorge

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/125 s, ISO 100, f/2.8, 1/160 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/200 s, ISO 100.

 

Rag Tag Daily Prompt: Serendipity

Wordless Wednesday