A Flower In A Cup


She entered her apartment full of doubts. Doubts about herself. Doubts about everything. Her mind replayed the rejection and unkind words from those who roamed in her hostile world. Disappointment wore heavy on her like a straight jacket. Yet this downward spiral would end before it would rule the rest of the day. Her eyes gazed on the single object on the table. A long unloading exhale and a hopeful smile expressed her renewed hope even if it would be for just a few moments. He left her a flower in a cup.

Notes: A simple gesture can help someone survive the day. I found this old shot in my DropBox. I must’ve shot it with a red gel preset on Hipstamatic app with my iPhone. Edited with Snapseed and Color Splash apps. 

Read the pictorial version on Steller and I posted this story on Scriggler too. 

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mrjoe

I have a family. I work with families. That's why I write about family. I'm a kidmin pastor by day, writer by night, delivery man for my wife's floral design business, and a picture-taker dude 24/7.


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