LILY OF THE VALLEY

The Lily of the Valley in our yard are blooming.  Their sweetness greet us as we step into our driveway.  Being close to their perfume is the best part of taking their pictures, good enough compensation for the sore knee I get from kneeling on the ground to get a good view of the flowers. Continue reading “LILY OF THE VALLEY”

VELVETY MAGNOLIAS

One of the treats I look forward to when Spring comes is the blooming of the Magnolias.  Their velvety pink flowers opening up to the sky are a sight to behold.   I took some photos of these magnificent flowers yesterday to share spring with you and to thank you all for your friendship and kindness.Continue reading “VELVETY MAGNOLIAS”

CEE’S BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO CHALLENGE: OPEN TOPIC

Dew is one of my favorite subjects to photograph. There is magic in the little droplets of water that reflect the world around. Dew is the reason I love macro photography. They instantly evoke magic.   They make mornings beautiful and waking up early a little more pleasant.   Thanks for the chance to share myContinue reading “CEE’S BLACK AND WHITE PHOTO CHALLENGE: OPEN TOPIC”

DAILY POST: CONTEMPLATION

Speak to me in silence Life indwelling in my soul teach me the ways of heaven that I will be made whole. Call me when I am lost and put  me back on the road that leads  to my heart’s desire- repose in the arms of God. ~~~~~ Today we will go on a longContinue reading “DAILY POST: CONTEMPLATION”

WPC: UNEXPECTED

Soldier on, weary soul who knows what you’ll find around the bend – hope for broken hearts rest for your aching  limbs. Then walk on once more with new resolve until your exile is done and you are once again in your eternal home. ~~~~ One autumn day, I chanced upon our neighbors moving theContinue reading “WPC: UNEXPECTED”

LOVE IS NOT

Love is not for the faint of heart not for one scared to be a part of existence beyond one’s own self ruling as kings on their throne Lovers ought to know from the start love is not for the faint of heart not for the one afraid of pain and so shields his heartContinue reading “LOVE IS NOT”

WPC: LAYERS

Layers of petals yield beauty as rose …. of notes yield beauty as music ….of leaves  yield beauty as written words.   This last photo here is included upon the request of my sons who enjoyed the image that the folded pages made – eyes, big eyes. :-0 Thank you for coming by.  For moreContinue reading “WPC: LAYERS”

WPC: LINES AND PATTERNS

It’s all about Lines, Shapes, Textures, or Patters at the Weekly Photo Challenge this week. Here are some pictures I have which, I think, respond to the prompt. Nature offers all in a variety of ways. For instance, a leaf has its own unique lines and shape that make it distinguishable from all other leaves.Continue reading “WPC: LINES AND PATTERNS”