Simplicity

This week’s Lens-Artist Photo Challenge: Simplicity How are we seeing and feeling the meaning of simplicity during these very unusual times? I believe I have always found joy in simple things. Some of my favorite things in life… Reading a great book at home with the doors open and the birds chattering in the back…

See HOPE

“Where there is no vision, there is no hope.” ~ George Washington Carver 🌸🌸🌸🌸🌸🌸🌸🌸🌸🌸 “What is true of the individual will be tomorrow true of the whole nation if individuals will but refuse to lose heart and hope.” ~ Mahatma Gandhi 🌞🌞🌞🌞🌞 “We should not let our fears hold us back from pursuing our hopes.”…

Macro Monday: Desert Canterbury Bells

“…human names for natural things are superfluous. Nature herself does not name them. The important thing is to know this flower, look at its color until the blueness becomes as real as a keynote of music.” ~ Sally Carrighar Also called Desert Bluebell: Try as I might, I can not for certain identify the light…

Mystery Solved!

A few days ago I posted unique and unknown flower “bud” (see post here). Yesterday I realized they were the orange poppies planted all over our nearby preserve and walking path. They appear to be California Poppies. And now we know 😊 “Of all the wonderful things in the wonderful universe of God, nothing seems…

Sunshine’s Macro Monday #34

Tonight on our walk we ran across this lovely lady.Β  Even among the breezy grassy blades I was able to capture her simple beauty. 🐞🐞🐞🐞🐞🐞 “I think people should maybe just go out into the garden and watch a ladybug crawl across a flower and relax their mind. That’s about all you need to know…