The Power of Touch

This daily prompt says textures are everywhere: The rough edges of a stone wall. The smooth innocence of a baby’s cheek. The sense of touch brings back memories for us. What texture is particularly evocative to you?

Having lived in a variety of versions of Country Town over the years I’ve travelled down numerous dirt roads over the years, often for hundreds of kilometres in a row.  The feeling of the car bouncing across the corrugations, the feeling of the corrugations vibrating through the car, through the seats, into your back…the shaking of your arms and legs when the corrugations were really bad and you had to drive so slowly to get over them.

It’s not the best feeling, but it meant that you were either on your way home, or on your way to a holiday…both of which are good feelings.

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1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. tbeckerphotos
    Dec 12, 2013 @ 00:45:39

    Thank you for the pingback, greatly appreciated! Love the title of your blog!

    Reply

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