Photo of the Month: March

A little bit under the wire, but I finally found my photo for this month’s theme: “What is your madeleine de Proust?” chosen by J’adore J’adhere. I actually though this was some sort of food photography theme (madeleines are a French biscuit-type thing), but after looking it up, the expression “madeleine de Proust” is about nostalgia. In Proust’s story, the narrator eats a madeleine and has a sudden flashback to his childhood.

So, as someone that has just moved to a new country where very little resembles my childhood, I was racking my brain trying to think of something. If only I had one thing that I’ve had with me since I was 4 years old and took with me every time I moved to a new country…

And here are the other participants from the Photo of the Month group: