Captured from History!

I’m reblogging this to bump it to the top in case anyone wants to use this idea. ♥.

Niki Flow

Sunday, early morning...

I am walking in my garden, writing notes for a new poem.  The year is 1924, and I am 50-years old.  In the next moment, I am transported into a strange room with white metallic walls.  The bright lights overhead are blinding.  There are no doors.  I find myself sitting in a fairly comfortable chair that is positioned in the middle of the room. The material of the chair is unfamiliar.  I examine the chair closely.  I hear a voice, look up and have to shield my eyes from the searing light.  I see a window on the wall of the room.  Through the window, I see people, and they are all staring at me.  When I get over the shock, I stand up and walk a bit shakily toward the window.  Through it, I see children and adults. As I stare, I notice that, to my…

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Photo “Strahov Monastery, Prague,” by Izoca, Pixabay

“I go into my library and all history unrolls before me.” Alexander Smith

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Photo by Picmonkey. Art by Pixabay.

“The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.”
― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations

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Photo by Pixabay Photography Volunteers

“History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.”  Maya Angelou

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Photo by The Digital Artist, Pixabay

“History, like love, is so apt to surround her heroes with an atmosphere of imaginary brightness.”

-James Fenimore Cooper, The Last of the Mohicans

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Photo by Pexels, Pixabay

“Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” -Robert Louis Stevenson

 

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Photo by Picmonkey.  Art by Pixabay.  I put the two together.  Unfortunately, the art is from an inactive account, 8926, so I don’t have an attribution.  Lots of beauty on those 23 pages.

“The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.”
― Marcus Aurelius, Meditations