Window Sill

I was really drawn to this small piece of statuary–there is certainly nothing perfect about it and in its own way it is a bit melancholy. She is missing her head; her wings have broken off and the paint is peeling. The light, shadow and cobwebs seemed to emphasize the “forgotten” nature of this small piece.

Image taken with iPhone 4s and processed with Perfect B/W and Rad Lab’s Pic-Tap-Go

For today: Forgotten Fairy

Broken Wings

Broken Wings


5 thoughts on “Window Sill

  1. Reminds me a bit of the Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde! Beauty unappreciated. Most definitely melancholy! Beautiful shot. I like how the cobwebs stretch from her outstretched palm. Even though she is headless, she is providing support with what has left to offer.

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