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Summer Nostalgia



First frosty cold snap
Indian summer gives way
Cicada’s last song

In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Nostalgia and
CARPE DIEM HAIKU KAI: Carpe Diem Imagination with Paul Militaru #1 rest

Author: Dancing Echoes

I am a scientist by trade and artist by soul. My creative outlet used to be dancing but due to injuries and age, I must now find another path. I am hoping my writing, poetry and photography can be this new path. Awards: While I am grateful and honored for the numerous nominations, I don’t have time to respond to them with the attention they deserve, so for the most part, I am an award free blog. All photographs and words are mine unless otherwise credited. © 2015-2023 Dancing Echoes ALL RIGHTS RESERVED Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from this blog’s author/owner is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to Christy Draper with appropriate and specific direction to the original content on Dancing Echoes.

19 thoughts on “Summer Nostalgia

  1. Soon the cold will be here.
    I would like to invite you to my blog party taking place right now. A great way to meet and mingle with other bloggers.

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  2. Thank you SueBee and Kat!


  3. Like the image of summer giving way…

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  4. Like the first sighting of a school bus…..

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  5. A poignant sound, the grand finale.

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  6. Just yesterday I found some old cicada photographs from Greece and was wondering if they were any good. No, yours is good, and the poem too… so fleeting.

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  7. Ah yes, the wind of change. Nicely done!

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  8. Cool blues mood…

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  9. Thank you! This photo is not retouched with a filter. My front door light is blue and I spied him quietly hanging out upon returning home one evening.


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