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Week 27 // Future Gone

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I know a lot of the entries I’ve posted recently have been quite long, so this week I decided to keep it short. This image for me speaks of struggle. Of those times when the pain of grief covers our eyes and ties our hands so that every movement we attempt to make in our life feels restricted… or that we cannot even begin to move at all. It is an intentionally uncomfortable image. I was actually standing when I shot this, leaning over as far as possible as to create the illusion of laying. The image is cropped tightly to remove any visual indicators to tell you whether I am standing or laying, and then rotated to do more of the same. It is meant to speak of the disorienting nature of grief – of suddenly not quite knowing which direction is up anymore – and of just how paralyzing that feeling can be.

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  1. This post and image has me almost in tears. Profoundly touching. Its as if I can feel your pain and how paralyzing it must be and have been for you. xo

    Sunday, October 12, 2014
  2. Intense and overwhelmingly beautiful…

    Sunday, October 12, 2014
  3. queenofkrafts #

    Brilliantly done again!!

    Sunday, October 12, 2014

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