on this first day of spring I remember vividly another beautiful spring day walking beneath the towering cherry blossom trees dressed up in their pink finery so full that they blocked out most of the sky that was a brilliant blue with only a few of the fluffiest clouds I held the hand of the… Continue reading the petals on the ground
Tag: the paintings of nature
the rain came and washed away the pollen or so we thought until the wind nudged the leaves along the sidewalk a bit disturbing them in their slumber where the rough storm had left them be and there underneath was the brightest yellow where all had collected and gathered protected beneath the leaves as… Continue reading pollen painting
In Honor of DST
In honor of Daylight Savings Time, my feet not being cold because of this beautiful spring weather, and the headache I have for the same reason (spring = pollen in Georgia), tonight I leave you with the beauty that lifted my heart today. So my black vehicle might be green from the coat of pollen… Continue reading In Honor of DST
A Masterpiece in Gold
Today I had an appointment in Macon, and I found myself driving down one of the old streets there a little ways from the downtown area. As I looked down the street towards my destination, the sight before me took my breath away. Ginkgo trees in all their golden glory lined both sides of the… Continue reading A Masterpiece in Gold
Mother Nature’s Obituary
What a beautiful day we had today here at the house! While it started off a bit cold, it warmed up to be glorious and I may or may not have seen two boys (whom I might have been responsible for) running around outside in their bare feet. Sorry, Mess Cat. (Now I get why… Continue reading Mother Nature’s Obituary
Fungus Among Us…..and Beauty
Early one morning last week this was in my yard. I was fascinated by its shape and nearly perfect imitation of a golf ball on a tee. (I think I got that right, I don't even play.) Then yesterday morning, this greeted me. As one friend shared about her yard, it looked like the Smurfs had… Continue reading Fungus Among Us…..and Beauty
Y’all just look at that purple!
Sunday afternoon found us at my Aunt's house. A place of sanctuary and peace for me. Maybe partly because it's a place to go that Mt. Washmore doesn't threaten to take me down nor is the sink threatening to erupt from all the dirty dishes. But mostly I think it feels that way for me… Continue reading Y’all just look at that purple!