Changing of the guard
From life through death to rebirth
The seasons turning
The photo for this week’s prompt was taken at the Imbolc celebrations in Marsden, West Yorkshire, a few years ago. The night is lit with flames, green, white and gold, as the Frost Giant is challenged and defeated by the Green Man, reclaiming the earth for the coming of spring. And, when that battle is won… a Silver Fox echoes that challenge, facing a giant Crow, as Mister Fox and the Demon Dogs contend for the land…
Imbolc signifies the coming of spring, but today is the Eve of Beltane which heralds the coming of summer. And, while the many traditional festivals that mark this change of season will be absent this year, Nature herself is celebrating the return of the fertile sun.
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