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Stairway to Heaven

The shadows in this image induce feelings of uncertainty. The path is dark and the jagged edges do not promise an easy route. For those who believe in God or an afterlife, this photo is symbolic of our “light at the end of the tunnel.” Life is uncertain. 92 more words

Dark World

The negative black air sucked
into my lungs so deep it
kicked the cancer I once thought
defeated. I had already told
my family and friends I was better. 126 more words



If ever

I’d wished for you to hold me as I smiled

It wasn’t moments ago

The heat

The lack of regret

The slightest light filtering in… 18 more words

Primrose Spotting

When the stretch comes in the evenings in January, primroses are always on my mind and my  eyes speed read every possible ditch, in search of that joyous yellow with the velvety scent. 286 more words


Winning Short Story: Shadows by Kelly J Kratz

Performed by actor Hugh Ritchie


After a long surgery where a tumor was removed from her brain, Juliana keeps seeing dark shadows reappear in her bedroom while she recovers.

Genre: Horror, Thriller

Karl Blossfeldt: New Objectivity

Karl Blossfeldt, VI, 1929 (2008.31.6)

In the 1920s artists developed the New Objectivity, a modernist German art movement that challenged Expressionism. Karl Blossfeldt (1865–1932), a botanical photographer, sculptor, and teacher was one of the main photographers of this movement. 178 more words

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