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1923 and Holding
Fall Leave captures all the colors.
Leave with raindrops
My Honey
1 Yellow Bird
give it a minute.
Goose Moss
Butterfly overcoming the odds
Loon family on Prairie Lake in Tomahawk, WI
A bumble bee resting on a sunflower
Merry Go Round.
Lunch Break.
Bumbble, Bumbble, Toil and Trouble
In Pursuit.
Samuel the Seagull.
The good natured Sadhus of Pashupatinath, March 2015
This girl
Miami Freedom Tower:  Biscayne Blvd
13th Annual Photo Contest
Butterfly overcoming the odds

This picture depicts a butterfly who was once wounded overcoming it's challenges. The brown dead flowers represent the butterfly's past. The purple flower represents hope and rebirth. The butterfly stands with confidence and is pointed in a direction to fly above and beyond it's past. The green leaves represent hope and life. At the time I took this photo I was struggling to see hope and was in a huge fight for my life due to my past abuse. This picture gave me a lot of hope to overcome and to go in the direction of giving hope to others.

TAGS: Missouri, United States

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Chesterfield, Missouri, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Tina Benedict.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2014
Total Views: 28
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 17, 2015, 11:01 p.m.
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Camera Model: COOLPIX S550
Focal Length: 14.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/115
Aperture: f4.8
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PHOTO LOCATION Fenton, Missouri, United States of America