This week, the WordPress weekly challenge is Broken…Cheri Lucas Rowlands has challenged us to “capture something broken: an old window, ….. Or go deeper: find beauty in something broken.” And over at her blog, Where’s my Backpack, Ailsa has us looking for a Tangle, for her weekly travel theme.
I thought I would find examples where I have combined the two, to create something with beauty:
This first image is of an old, broken mill in the South of France. Taken over by a tangle of vegetation, some roofless walls and an old rusting piece of machinery remain. Beauty in Decay….
My second image is of a riot of wild flowers, a colourful tangle amidst which stands a single broken pillar from Classical antiquity (seen at Selinunte, Sicily):