Once a week Skinnywench’s dictionary falls open at a word. This week it’s fallen open at REFLECT. She readily admits that this theme has appeared before and elsewhere so she suggests we reflect on our year and post some photos and our reflections on them.
This year has seen us travelling in Sri Lanka, India, Turkey, Northern Cyprus, Luxembourg, France and the UK. Here are some of my favourite photos from the past year as well as some which may provide food for thought:
elephants bathing in the river at the Pinnewala elephant orphanage. If you didn’t know that this was a commercial enterprise you could be forgiven for thinking that this was a scene of elephants enjoying their natural habitat ….
blank elephants were given to local artists to decorate as they chose. The decorated elephants were then displayed around the city and were subsequently auctioned in aid of charity. This elephant was painted in memory of the artist’s daughter who died of a rare form of cancer some years ago