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What Would Your Snapshot Be?

I’m a fan of The New York Time’s “Poetry Pairing” series. This past week, Emily Dickinson’s “Hope is the thing with feathers” was paired up with reader-submitted photographs as a “visual time capsule” of sorts. A creative and admirable pairing, I think.

What photo would you offer for this pairing?

Mine is a photograph of my Godchild Penelope creating her “mini-art” over the weekend. For me, she is a perfect pairing of hope and art in many senses of both words.

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4 thoughts on “What Would Your Snapshot Be?

  1. I might pair the quote with a morning photograph of an empty beach, with the insinuation that each new day begins again our hope for whatever is beautiful for us.

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