Photo Challenge —Screaming Silence

The theme for this week’s WordPress Photo Challenge is “silence.” We are asked, “What does silence look like? Show us your take in a photograph.”

A few years back, my wife and I visited Arches National Park outside of Moab, Utah. Arches National Park offers the largest density of natural sandstone arches in the world. It is spectacular.

I took a bunch of pictures on that trip and below are just three such pictures. Each one, to me, screams “silence.”

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America’s National Parks are our country’s greatest natural treasures. If you haven’t visited them, you should.

And do it soon, before the Trump administration sells them all off to developers.

6 thoughts on “Photo Challenge —Screaming Silence

  1. Marilyn Armstrong January 18, 2018 / 2:30 pm

    Anything like desert, mountains, rivers, lakes, shores — they all seem to say “silent” — though none of them are. There are lots of sounds. Natural sounds, but still sounds. Birds. The rushing water. Wind. A distant engine. I’m not sure there is any truly silent place anywhere. Unless you have no hearing. Then, there really IS silence.

    Liked by 1 person

    • Fandango January 18, 2018 / 3:39 pm

      I suppose I consider the sounds of nature to be a silence worth hearing.

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