Reflection


Often, we are so focused on what’s ahead of us, that we forget to look back.

The things we have done and seen as we travel this road through life have shaped us, whether those things were good or bad; the people we’ve met, the places we’ve been, the experiences we’ve had, they all add up and influence our decisions one way or another.

When we look back it is probably more important to see the beauty that was and is there, rather than dwell on the bad memories; not to say we should ignore them, but nothing good usually comes of dwelling on negative things, and reflecting on brighter moments will likely put us in a better mood than we had been in before.

There are times we can look back and see a moment in quite a different light, see that there was definitely something there worth having happened, having seen, having done, and know then that because of it, we are changed.

As we continue the journey, just take a moment every few miles to look back, the reflection might be more pleasing that it appeared while passing through.


Pakaraima Reflection  |  2016  |  Canon EOS 6D,  Canon 24-105L


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7 thoughts on “Reflection

  1. All true. Some photos appeal to my senses in ways that are often mixed, like this one. I see a reflection, mountains, sky, car and a muddy road; while those are beautiful and intriguing It also gives me a feeling of sadness; not necessarily in a bad way but about the the people who traveled through there decades ago, about their lives, about the wild life and their survival, about the night life-a loney night. A feeling of awe l guess. 😀

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