Wednesday, November 3, 2010

The day my dog died.

Depressing, I know. But I want to document that it happened on this day. My parents think she passed away early this morning, around 1:30. I just found out over the phone around eight. All I'm going to say is thank God for walk in closets. And that it breaks my heart that I wasn't there. I don't even have any pictures of her on this computer. I know I have a few on my old one, so maybe I'll work on getting a few posted up in her memory tomorrow.

I'm posting two pictures tonight, because they both speak to me in different ways.
Picture # 207
I can't fully understand why I like this picture so much, but I do. It's completely out of fucus, but you know what the subject is. I guess you can also put some symbolism into it, since I've been losing a lot of my focus this past month, but hopefully some things will start clearing up soon. Mostly it's all just been in my head. All this junk I keep hanging on to is probably why I've been having trouble sleeping at night. 
Picture 207 b
BAM, headshot. Maybe not the most creative thing I could do, but I feel like I picked a direction and am growing. Hopefully I'll get to move past my frivolous matters of the heart soon and take charge of my life like I feel like I'm portraying in my picture. 

P.s., Here is a link to a picture of my dog and I way back in January. I can't believe I didn't take more with her now. I always had mean to...

4 comments:

  1. oh no beth! I'm so sorry! Your dog is beautiful (

    And both your pictures today are very poignant.

    much hugs

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  2. I'm so sorry to hear that! She was so cute!

    Great pictures!

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  3. Thank you guys. Your encouragement really means a lot!!!

    *Hugs back!

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  4. I must say I like the out of focus one too! Its almost got a calming effect for everything involved in the picture. Unable to see any of the, sometimes harsh, flaws that exist in our lives.
    Michael Wrape

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