Skywatch Friday: Solitude Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - August 25, 2011 From August 14, 2011 “Solitude is not something you must hope for in the future. Rather, it is a deepening of the present, and unless you look for it in the present you will never find it.” (Thomas Merton) Skywatch Friday Skywatch Friday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Sylvia K10:23 AMPerfect words for the perfect picture, Sandy! So very peaceful! Hope this view will soothe "Irene" if she visits NC! Have a great day!SylviaReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver3:27 PMWonderful shot Sandy. I does speak to solitude.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyChubskulit Rose4:05 PMSo peaceful!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLaura5:24 PMand you clearly found it my friend...beautiful image to sit in silent companionship with Merton's quote.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd5:52 PMcool quote, i felt solitude today on a boat cruise in iceland...enjoying the great beauty that is here.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKathie Brown6:50 PMLove the photo and the quote. Want to walk barefoot on that beach in all that silver light!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow7:04 PMI can believe that. Around here there is rarely a time for solitude unless you demand it. Beautiful photo.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEG CameraGirl7:22 PMIt seems like so many people are suddenly rushing around right now trying to cram as much summer as they can into the last few days. To me solitude is so much more refreshing. Lovely photo accompanying this quote.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyJudy7:58 PMI love the texture of the sea in the path of the sunlight!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMagical Mystical Teacher8:11 PMI like the place where sea meets sky. I appreciate everything that Thomas Merton has written. Thank you.A MAN WHO LOOKED UP AT THE SKYA man who looked up at the skySaw ravens and clouds flying by.He had to look up,The sky filled his cup—He’s my kind of sky-watching guy!© 2011 by Magical Mystical TeacherPearl Harbor skyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeorge10:09 PMI like the quote almost as much as I like the wonderful picture.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous11:44 PMThis shot says: Be still and breathe!Lovely.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArija4:44 AMGreat combination of words and image. Solitude is something I need a great deal of and get very seldom.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyZuzana7:39 AMBeautiful quote and very true... Love the surf - I hope Top Sail will survive the coming storm.Have a lovely weekend dear Sandy and thank you so much for your always kind comments,xoxoReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGattina10:30 AMWhat a romantic picture with the silvery water !ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAlexander10:45 AMThe photo compliments the quote very well. :DHave a wonderful weekend.AlexanderAlex's World! - http://www.kakinan.com/alexReplyDeleteRepliesReplyforgetmenot11:24 AMLovely, lovely solitude. Everyone needs it to refresh and renew their spirit. Beautiful photo to go with your words. Have a nice weekend. Mickie ;)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySueann11:30 AMBeautiful words and gorgeous photo!ThanksHugsSueAnnReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMama Zen11:36 AMGreat quote and picture!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTammie Lee1:03 PMincredible captureand moment to find oneself in~ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTina´s PicStory1:26 PMGreat shot! :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyKim, USA2:23 PMBeautiful composition. And yes this one looks like nobody been there.SWFReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown10:44 PMsolitude most of the time is therapeutic to the mindReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTatjana Parkacheva3:20 AMVery nice scene and atmosphere in your photo.Regards!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplymagiceye9:15 AMmagnificent!!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyThomas Lee6:39 PMAlways looking for it.My SWFReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.