The Earth Splits Apart...(Version 2)

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© Andrea Petersen
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Behold I show you a mystery; we shall not all sleep, but shall all be changed.
I Corinthians 15:: 51

The meaning of Chimera is "Imaginary Monster." and tried to illustrate it through this image
for the challenge.

A mythical monster may enter
From the abyss of its heart.
After hibernating all winter,
The earth splits apart...

Poetry by me, AJP

I posted another version of this stump earlier in March at the following URL:

http://jpgmag.com/photos/3298604

This version is switched around in a different direction through the process of a mirrored image. It also looks like the earth is parting underneath the feet of the" mythical monster" into an abyss cavity after he arrives out of the stump..

21 responses

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (14 Jun 2012):

    Writings definitely fit the image. Does look like some creature asleep.

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey   gave props (14 Jun 2012):

    So creative, the tones and textures are amazing!

  • Ioana Caravan

    Ioana Caravan   gave props (14 Jun 2012):

    Very creative image! Great entry!

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    I love this the tones, texture, colours and the pictures in the picture..

  • Linda Houghton

    Linda Houghton   gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    wow - creativity at it's finest!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) said (15 Jun 2012):

    FAB! love it!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen said (15 Jun 2012):

    Thank you all for your kind response. I did post an earlier entry for this challenge but replaced it yesterday for this entry which I thought fit the meaning of the word Chimera better...The contest ends
    in two days, if I am not mistaken so I took a risk and got it in a little bit late. At the moment my computer is working terribly after we had a storm yesterday and I was lucky that I got it uploaded when
    I did...I might be a little slower in getting around to make comments until we install a new operating system because my computer moves like a turtle who hasn't woke up yet:)

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone (Deleted) gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    Very creative image! Great entry!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    Simply wonderful Andrea!

  • Jüri Vissak

    Jüri Vissak gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    Very creative! Well done.

  • JanElle

    JanElle   gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    Very imaginative and creative entry.. you nailed the challenge with this one, Andrea!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    Excellent use of nature Andrea, love this entry !

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (15 Jun 2012):

    so much to see here! my imagination is running wild.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (16 Jun 2012):

    I have a combination of agreement with everyone. You are SO creative with the type of thing.

  • Geoff Plant

    Geoff Plant   gave props (16 Jun 2012):

    Cool shot cool entry

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (16 Jun 2012):

    Fightening and fascinating, my friend. Wonderful entry.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (16 Jun 2012):

    I agree with everyone and Donald said it the best. You do these type of things so creative and this definitely fits the theme!

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer   gave props (17 Jun 2012):

    What a fabulous find and your creative talents are top notch with this comp...reminds me of the forest in Harry Potter or Lord of The Rings

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins   gave props (19 Jun 2012):

    One of the best I have seen for this theme!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (22 Jun 2012):

    Simply Smashing entry into JPG's Theme Park.

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (22 Jun 2012):

    this is an awesome theme entry, Andrea!

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