RE-CREATION

A Photo a Week Challenge: Recreation


Kayaking in the spring in the Blackstone River.

Photos by Garry & Marilyn Armstrong

Author: Marilyn Armstrong

Writer, photography, blogger. Previously, technical writer. I am retired and delighted to be so. May I live long and write frequently.

11 thoughts on “RE-CREATION”

  1. Many years ago I was married to a marine biologist, and we lived at a lab at Friday Harbor in Puget Sound, WA. We used to fish for tomorrow’s dinner each evening after dinner! I would row a rowboat, and my husband would do the fishing. It was great exercise then, but I’d probably be swallowed up by a ferry boat before I got across the harbor now!

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    1. Yes, I remember sailing and rowing and canoeing and swimming. I’m very glad I did it while I could. I never imagined there would come a time when I could not do it anymore. It’s good to have the memories, though, isn’t it?

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  2. Nice wordplay! – but i must be slipping in my old age as it took me until the last comment to realise you were talking about recreation, not re-creation! πŸ™‚

    Which one is you and which one is Garry?? πŸ˜‰

    love.

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    1. I was just playing with words. Recreation is where we re create ourselves. Word play.

      All the photographs have signatures. Garry’s say “Garry Armstrong.” Bet you know what mine say!

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    1. Yes, and I have been told that it’s a great study of dynamics in action … where you have to dip the oar move the kayak against the current. I would never have thought of it that way, but the guy explaining it was a mathematician πŸ™‚

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  3. How fun! All the photos are fantastically fun. πŸ™‚ I would love to try kayaking. We don’t have a lot of places to do that here in Utah. Thanks for joining the challenge, Garry & Marilyn!

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