I liked the idea of Ese’s new challenge, but was wondering what to post for Beginning, this week’s prompt. I am a bit into decay and dereliction at the moment, and thought that I needed to get my mind onto other things… I have also sneaked this image into Dawn’s Lingering Look at Windows, by way of killing two challenges with one post, so to speak.
A eureka moment in the middle of the night, lines from Eliot’s East Coker (partly) sprang to mind for ‘Beginning’. So without further ado, here is the opening line and the final line end excerpt from East Coker, and my image, cobwebs and corrosion…not the most obvious answer to ‘Beginning’ –
“In my beginning is my end. In succession
Houses rise and fall, crumble….”
“…….In my end is my beginning”
Excerpts from East Coker, T S Eliot.
Too tenuous a link for Ese’s challenge? Do let me know….