You can easily add spacing around pictures - this can be used to allow for some white space between text and pictures 

  1. Before you startAdd a Picture to a Page or Edit a Page containing a picture

  2. Locate the picture and double click on it

  3. In the Image Properties box, you can set the horizontal spacing (HSpace) and vertical spacing (VSpace) in pixels.
    1. Try adding 5 to 10 pixels to each as a basic amount of spacing

    2. Click OK

  4. Save your changes