Weekly Photo Challenge:Self Portrait

I am…
Like the gentle breeze,
zestful and fresh…

Like the zealous ocean,
wild and free…
Like the bubbling river,
gay and sprightly…
Like the golden fire,
burning bright…
Like a solid rock,
vigilant and protecting…

                                                    
Like a fragrant flower,   
sweet and delicate….
I blossom, 
with love and passion
But ..
Like a fragile glass,
I shatter,
if deprived of affection…
Yes, that is all in me….
I am a woman in love, 
And I just love, love and love

Reflections of love

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About shoma abhyankar

I like to believe that I am a creative person. I read, write, paint, sketch, rustle up some quick and some elaborate meals for friends and family, love chess, su-doku and scrabble, can hum an old Hindi song tentatively, always stand up for women rights, hate fake people, bugs, roaches, spiders and cigarette smokers!! I graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Architecture in 1998. Soon after, I married an officer in Indian Air Force and have been on move since then. For a brief time of two years when we were posted in Pune, I worked as a junior architect in a firm. Being aware of frequent movement that we would have to live with, I chose to be a homemaker and concentrated on creating a warm and welcoming home for my family. But sitting at home without any creative activity was not my cup of tea. I learnt candle making and soon put up an exhibition at Poona Club when my daughter was barely a year old. I also enjoyed a short stint as a home-based entrepreneur, supplying chocolates and cakes on demand, while we were posted in Bareilly. With an inclination towards writing, I completed a diploma in ‘Creative Writing in English’ from Symbiosis College of Distance Learning, Pune. Then I discovered the blogosphere. Now I hope to not only travel and share my experiences with the world but also to pen a book someday....
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17 Responses to Weekly Photo Challenge:Self Portrait

  1. Oh that’s really beautiful!

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  6. thirdhandart says:

    A very beautiful self-portrait with very creative and well-written verse! Thank you for the pingback.

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  9. Amy says:

    What a beautiful self portrait. Thank you for sharing that bit of you.

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  10. Beautiful poem full of warm thoughts from the heart. I like the best how your love and your husband reflected back on each other. Indeed a refreshing photo with love filling the air…

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  11. A.M says:

    thank you for the pingback dear…..the (cropped) smile in your post says it all…lovely as always!!

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  12. ceceliafutch says:

    great shots….love the reflection in the last photo. BTW, thanks for linking to my blog. Much appreciated.

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