Tanka: A Prophecy of Spring

 

rear view of black whippet in winter jacket running up a dune

 

eyes wide open
we run to follow
the light
rolling between the dune grass
a prophecy of spring

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in winter jackets running up a river bank

 

black whippet in winter jacket running along the river bank

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Settings: f/2.8, 1/400 s, ISO 100, f/2.8, 1/160 s, ISO 100 and f/2.8, 1/200 s, ISO 100.

 

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two whippets in winter jackets playing on the beach

 

We are enjoying a sunny morning playing on the beach. With Siberian winds approaching we know today’s weather is a good thing. We catch our rays of sun and run. For the first time in weeks the sand is soft, all the way from dune to shoreline.

yellow crocus
here and there a purple pause
before the snows

© Xenia Tran

 

two whippets in winter jackets playing on the beach

We wish you all a blessed new week and leave you with a video clip of Robert Vincent performing ‘So in Love’ live at the UK Americana Awards 2018.

With love from Eivor, Pearl and Xenia xxx

 

Photographs by Xenia Tran, edited in lr.

Camera: Panasonic Lumix FZ200, Setting: f/5, 1/2000 s, ISO 100.

 

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