I ... entered the poem of life, whose purpose is ... simply to witness the beauties of the world, to discover the many forms that love can take. (Barabara Blackman in 'Glass After Glass')

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24 May 2017

Ancient Road – tan renga

ancient road…
the trails of the masters
absorbed in fallen leaves                            © Adjei Agyei-Baah

thickening over the years
rarely disturbed by new feet                 © Rosemary Nissen-Wade

the road climbing higher
towards the mountaintop                          © Rosemary Nissen-Wade

For Carpe Diem's Tan Renga Challenge 2017 #15


  1. We both wrote about feet, Rosemary!

  2. For sure ... your second continuation is awesome and it's my favorite.

  3. nice continuations Rosemary, luv the illusion of the second

    much love...

  4. I like both completions.