Right Steps & Poui Trees

Felled: Weekly Photo Challenge – Variations on a Theme


“This week, show the same thing — an object, place, or person — presented in several different ways….use your camera to discover the endless variety that one thing can contain.”

Early the following morning, they came into the neighbourhood…P1020522

…the team of men with a power saw…P1020525

…willing to cut up fallen trees for a fee, to make them easier to dispose of.P1020544

The huge Shower of Gold (Cassia fistula) tree had been felled during the hurricane and the men sawed it into pieces, most of which were carted away. But I kept a few pieces of the trunk…P1020553

… a reminder of the effects of Hurricane Sandy’s impact on our garden as it hit Jamaica on its path north through the Caribbean. And when you look at the actual stump, you can see in the background the new tree that grew from the fallen one. Nature’s variation on a theme…endings as beginnings….stump

Felled: Weekly Photo Challenge – Variations on a Theme

Author: rightpouitree

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4 thoughts on “Felled: Weekly Photo Challenge – Variations on a Theme

  1. Fabulous. I am glad to see new beginnings coming, too, out of the poor old tree. The different textures in your photos are great!

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