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A Blanket of Fog With the Rising Sun

Last Sunday morning's walk at sunrise was magical. A blanket of fog with the rising sun made for an almost mystical feeling. “Fog is rain that whispers.” ~Olivia Dresher

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Autumnal Sunlight

Oh, there is something magical about sunlight in Autumn. Each year we seem to be surprised how quickly the light changes from the bright sunlight of Summer. Autumn sunlight is golden and seems to reach out to the landscape with a gentle touch. ...I cannot endure to waste anything so precious as autumnal sunshine by… Continue reading Autumnal Sunlight

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A Simple Sunrise and Spectacular Flowers

Just a simple sunrise on a Tuesday in the middle of September. A plot or two of vines to give the view some depth. Throw in some spectacular flowers. Perfect way to start the day. These gorgeous flowers are called Mirabilis jalapa. That note is especially for my sisters who keep asking me to tell… Continue reading A Simple Sunrise and Spectacular Flowers

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Tot anirà bé. Everything will be fine.

Life is about the enjoying and noticing the little things. The little everyday moments that may seem insignificant at the time but those will be the ones that you will draw on in your memory in the years to come. On a morning in the distant future you will look at how the sunlight glows… Continue reading Tot anirà bé. Everything will be fine.

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“…hard to plan the day.”

If the world were merely seductive, that would be easy. If it were merely challenging, that would be no problem. But I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve (or save) the world and a desire to enjoy (or savor) the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. ~E.B. White