Circle of Wits

by Keira on August 6, 2012

in Australia, Canada, Cuba, England, Travel Journal, United States

Outwitted by Edwin Markham (1852-1940)

He drew a circle that shut me out —
Heretic, rebel, a thing to flout.
But Love and I had the wit to win:
We drew a circle that took him in!

Inside the QVB Dome

Inside the Queen Victoria Building Dome, Sydney, Australia

Blue Ceiling Capitol Building Havana Cuba

Blue Ceiling Capitol Building, Havana, Cuba

mapparium

Mapparium at the Mother Church, Boston, MA, USA

CapitolDome

Interior of the Capitol’s Dome, Washington D.C., USA

Cromer Circles

Beach at Cromer, Norfolk, Great Britain

Tuckerman Hall in Worcester, MA, USA

Tuckerman Hall in Worcester, MA, USA

Full Circle Festival in Newport Landing, Nova Scotia, Canada

Full Circle Festival in Newport Landing, Nova Scotia, Canada

Have you ever experienced prejudice or adversity on your travels? How have you handled it?

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1 Karin August 6, 2012 at 11:57 pm

I never have.

I love the images you choose!

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2 Keira August 12, 2012 at 9:42 pm

Thank you! I had fun finding them.

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3 Karin August 13, 2012 at 2:47 pm

I think they are all gorgeous!

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