On the platform, reading

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Engrossed in her reading
she waited until the train stoped
doors opened
and at the "ding"
without taking eyes of her book
she jumped on
before it swooshed again...
The girl's a pro!


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  1. Eng-ta 85 months ago | reply

    Wonderful, amazing shot!

  2. AquaMagnets 84 months ago | reply

    Thanks for sharing. This is great. Used in a post on the best water softener consumer reports ...

  3. thewritingreader 84 months ago | reply

    Thanks for sharing via Creative Commons! I used this on my blog today: www.thewritingreader.com/blog/2011/12/30/prompt-197-speed...

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  5. Cathryn Wellner 81 months ago | reply

    Love this photo! Thanks for making it available on Creative Commons. I've used it here: catchingcourage.com/2012/03/27/hazards-of-a-reading-addic...

  6. biancazar 80 months ago | reply

    This photo is awesome! Please add it to the All About Writing group:

  7. fizzakarin 80 months ago | reply

    This is awesome! :))

  8. Ríos de Tinta SA de CV 80 months ago | reply

    Best regards!

    I am writing “Ríos de Tinta”, a publishing house dedicated to publishing educational books and children's literature-www.riosdetinta.com. We are currently performing editing a book of “Español”. It was in our interest to include this photo:

    Same address for your collection. That is why I am writing to ask for reprint permission. Credit will be cited iconographic [name of photographer] and tell us.

    Attentive to your comments,

    Education through the dissemination,
    Franco Corona | Iconography and Copyright Management

    Morelos 16 Piso 5 06040 Center Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City, Mexico | [jose.corona @ riosdetinta.com] | www.riosdetinta.com | January 55 5140 4900 | Ext.31962 | Mobile: 045 55 2259 9556

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  9. Matthew4500 76 months ago | reply

    Hello---this picture is wonderful! I write a weekly blog about social work; would you mind if I reprint it, with the proper recognition?

  10. moriza 76 months ago | reply

    Hi Matthew, please go ahead and use the photo in your blogpost.

  11. zegloff 73 months ago | reply


    Thanks for posting your photographs on flickr Creative Commons. I loved this picture, and I used it in a blog post entitled "The Key Ingredient to a Healthy Relationship."

    The link to the post with your photo is here: lifeinzd.com/the-key-ingredient-to-a-healthy-relationship/

    Thanks again. I really appreciate you sharing your work!

    Cheers, Z Egloff

  12. Apogevmatinos 64 months ago | reply

    Wow! One of the best I've seen so far. Wonderful photo! Thank you for sharing it with Creative Commons license. I've used it in a blog post (apogevmatinos.blogspot.gr/2013/08/pws-na-diabazeis-pio-gr... - "How to read faster") If there is any objection I will remove it. Thank you :)

  13. lenny.balston 61 months ago | reply

    I love that she is so completely engrossed in her book. I've used your image on my website for a collection about 'Speed Reading'. www.selfcentr.com/collection/speed-reading

  14. Don McCullough 56 months ago | reply

    Great picture, great story,

  15. longstaffemma 49 months ago | reply

    Could I use this photo as a header on a blog I am starting ( for fun) called Book Power please?

  16. HonestReporting.com 47 months ago | reply

    Thank you for sharing your great image with Creative Commons. We used it to illustrate this article: Iran to Ship Uranium to Russia?.
    Our image, attributed to you, is here.

  17. martkaspar 42 months ago | reply

    awesome shot

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