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Taking Notes

I've been taking note, sifting and sorting both physically and mentally,
I like to have a good old clear out now and again,
to re-evaluate the worth of things...




Parring down to the essentials and simplifying has always been a way of life for me ~
My motto is if I don't use it, appreciate it, believe in the worth of it then it has to go...

This is my 495th post, I am also nearing my four year blogging anniversary and thinking about where I am going with it all. I'm not saying I'm about to give up my beloved 'FMB' but that I feel I have become somewhat scattered, maybe even a little lost!  Initially it was all about my images, I was in photography heaven for two whole years, shooting, posting and writing.  I was eager to post and took current advice to just let my blog 'evolve' which I did. I'm glad to say I did for I have met some wonderful, soulful bloggers over the years and experienced a real sense of belonging and love, but here's the thing, somewhere along the way I feel I have diluted myself, that I have lost some of my integrity, sense of purpose, which I want to re-capture.

I have many abstract swirlings going round my head with regard to photography and how I see it and none of these are do with technique but everything to do with life and living in the moment, intuitive photography it is called. It is wonderful, all embracing, therapeutic, even life changing...

So this is my intention:

To gather myself back to me, to concentrate my effort, to focus and become more creative in my offerings in both words and image, to look for new ways to connect.  I might go a bit quiet here while this is going on, I might even re-name my blog with the 500th post, I might lose some of my present connections but I have to listen to this strong voice within. Always!

Yours intuitively.... SF



Comments

I totally get this... Diluting yourself, needing to be true to your Heart and your own unique expression, and the need to refocus. I am feeling it too. I have found your posts rich, authentic and heartfelt, and I enjoy visiting here. I look forward to more of your "intuitive photography" :)
Patricia Turner said…
I'm so thrilled to discover your blog and thank you for visiting mine. I look forward to seeing where your journey takes you in the months ahead. Blessings!
suzanne said…
i believe this is a natural evolution for those who blog and i find myself in a bit of a similar space. aligning much in my life of late to a deep heartfelt Center . a journey of discovery, of releasing, and of gathering. love and light, friend. xx

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