Quiet Moment

Quiet Moment, week 4 of the Dogwood Photography Photo Challenge. 

I briefly entertained the idea of taking a photo of a quiet moment in my house.

There was a dog sleeping peacefully in a sunbeam.  So I snuck up with my camera to capture it. But the beep of the camera caused the dog to leap up, other dogs to run to me from all directions, and a few cats to get stepped on in the process.  The kids yelled to see what I was doing, pigeons flew in all directions, a duck got trampled in the commotion while the geese honked, the smoke detector sounded off, the radio blared and the chickens flew in circles.

Or something like that…

In reality this photo, captured outside, wasn’t that quite either, but I think it looks like it might have been, don’t you?

 

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4 comments on “Quiet Moment

  1. jenanita01 says:

    I can hear the silence from here…

  2. Beth Ann says:

    I can hear the silence. And in that is beauty. Thanks for the beautiful picture and the feelings it evokes.

  3. Helen says:

    Love both your photo and the commentary on the indoor “quiet moment”! (It’s always worth reading what you write and looking at your photos, Jessie.)

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