Saturday Snapshot: Home and Abroad

I was poking through my photos looking for inspiration for this week…and thought I’d do a couple of fun pairings of photos.

Stone LionThis stone lion lives a few blocks from me…

British Museum Lion…while this one lives at the British Museum in London.

GargoyleThis is a random little gargoyle statue on a porch in my neighborhood…

Notre Dame Gargoyles…and here are his more famous cousins.

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About cherylmahoney

I'm a book review blogger and Fantasy writer. I have published three novels, The Wanderers; The Storyteller and Her Sisters; and The People the Fairies Forget. All can be found on Amazon as an ebook and paperback. In my day job, I'm the Marketing Specialist for Yolo Hospice. Find me on Twitter (@MarvelousTales) and GoodReads (MarvelousTales).
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15 Responses to Saturday Snapshot: Home and Abroad

  1. This is a really fun idea! I love the British Museum 🙂 I don’t think I climbed that high up on Notre Dame though…some day!

  2. I love that your neighbors have fun statues like that!

  3. Ginny says:

    What a clever idea. Nice to see the British Museum, and the gargoyles in Paris.

  4. This was a fun post about the pairings 🙂 Thank you for sharing! Here’s my Saturday Snapshot post.

  5. That’s a brilliant idea, and your pairings are good matches – especially the lins. My Snapshot is at

  6. Love those gargoyles in the last photo!

  7. dianem57 says:

    Interesting how similar the two lions look, though they are so far apart in distance. Good pairing!

  8. Elizabeth says:

    Fun…clever idea to make the comparisons and pairings.


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    My Saturday Snapshot

  9. What a fun idea for your post!

  10. readerbuzz says:

    Lovely post. Thank you for sharing these.

    Here’s my Saturday Snapshot.

  11. Susan says:

    Cool! Love the connections you made!

  12. Interesting faces are these statues.

  13. Ah, I like your pairing…I think it’s great that you have some wonderful sculptures in your “own back yard,” too. Thanks for sharing.


  14. Louise says:

    Great post with fun pairings. I hope to see both the British Museum lion and the Notre Dame gargoyles (upclose) later in the year.

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