once upon a time I was a real person. Then I was a soldier. Now I am a ghost. by ARIANA1985

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“I remember so many things I want to forget. I remember once upon a time I was a real person. Then I was a soldier. Now I am a ghost.”

Featured in:
12/02/2011 Artist and Photographer’s Favorite – The Best In Your Portfolio / Challenge by ArtistJD
14/02/2011 2-nd place in Quality Layered Work,ALL BLACK & WHITE CHALLENGE and feature
03/03/2011 top 10 in Challenge Café -HANDS
26/05/2011 Black and White Photography Enthusiasts
27/05/2011 JUST FUN
27/05/2011 Artist on Facebook

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Profit made from sale will be donated to following charities :, exMod-Forget me not (homing our heroes)********


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  • Callum Brown
    Callum Brownover 3 years ago

    Nice work… Well done

  • Callum – than you so much :)

    – ARIANA1985

  • Tomdowding
    Tomdowdingover 3 years ago

    amazing shot

  • Tom , thank you :)

    – ARIANA1985

  • christopher lonie
    christopher lonieover 3 years ago


  • Loree McComb
    Loree McCombover 3 years ago

    Very touching – I totally understand the PTSD thing – you keep backing your husband and loving him -

  • thank you ( this is not mu husband – this is a homeless ex serviceman – who was lucky enough find place to live ( thanks to exmod ltd charity)

    – ARIANA1985

  • jason21
    jason21over 3 years ago

    Powerful stuff. Beautiful

  • Jason – thank you so much , this picture i one of mu favourites – as this person when through a lot , he was an ex soldier – who was homeless

    – ARIANA1985

  • sylviaizabella
    sylviaizabellaover 3 years ago

    beautifully done

  • thank you so much again :)

    – ARIANA1985

  • HennaGoddess
    HennaGoddessover 3 years ago

    So much meaning in your words an your photo

  • This shot is one of my favourites , to meet that man was such a distressing event – good news is he has now his own place to live

    – ARIANA1985

  • HennaGoddess
    HennaGoddessover 3 years ago

    Every time i read those words I want to cry , so pleased he has a place everyone deserves a place to live an feel safe . Hope he is ok

  • he is , thanks to a charity run by my friends , it took a while to help him stand up on his own two feet – but he is getting there :)

    – ARIANA1985

  • Jacek Nazim
    Jacek Nazimover 3 years ago

    full of emotion… beautifully done

  • Jazzman – Thank you :)

    – ARIANA1985

  • Roger Jewell
    Roger Jewellover 3 years ago

    Excellent work

  • thank you Roger for stopping buy

    – ARIANA1985

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