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{August 1, 2011}   Weekly Photo Challenge:Broken

Maybe my view of some of the themes is a bit unique and different from what others may come up with but I just wasn’t quite interested in taking photos of broken items I may find around me and posting them. Maybe this is a fault of mine that I don’t like taking photos of broken things…..Instead I decided to do things my own way. Hopefully others can appreciate my different take on the theme.

One aspect of the word Broken means “not functioning properly or being out of order”. Due to suffering from depression, my brain doesn’t function properly or in order so it fits this definition.

Medicine to fix a "broken" mind

Since I can’t do an X-ray of my own head and show a chemical imbalance or anything of that nature, I photographed medicine that I take to help fix the problem. This doesn’t completely fix it, in and of itself, though. It’s just a small fix for a bigger problem.

My next and last photo of this theme doesn’t necessarily fit the theme of Broken except in a humorous sense.

104 degrees past 6 at night....the temperature NOT counting heat index, yuck!

This photo was taken off my computer just a little while ago…..the sun is setting and it’s still over 100 degrees. I can’t say it’s unusual because I live in Texas and it’s normal for it to be HOT in August but sometimes you look at the temperature and think the thermometer must be broken….surely it couldn’t be that hot! Well, it is and nothing is broken. If your AC breaks in this weather, let’s hope you are able to get it fixed soon or find somewhere cool to stay though.

This has been my serious and not so serious take on the theme this week. Enjoy the rest of your Monday! 🙂

et cetera
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