cypress
images, water

cypress

  I count myself more fortunate with each passing season to have recourse to these quiet, tree-strewn, untrimmed acres by the water. I would think it a sad commentary on the quality of American life if, with our pecuniary and…

h o n o r
greyscale, images, people

h o n o r

  “It is a curious thing, the death of a loved one. We all know that our time in this world is limited, and that eventually all of us will end up underneath some sheet, never to wake up. And…

h a y
images, landscape

h a y

  The rich, sweet smell of the hayricks rose to his chamber window; the hundred perfumes of the little flower-garden beneath scented the air around; the deep-green meadows shone in the morning dew that glistened on every leaf as it…

pEeL
food, images, macro

pEeL

  Every setting conveys a thousand realities and the joy of photography comes with emphasizing the dimensions that bring personal choice to bear. A still scene without apparent action can reflect anything between tranquility and horror. — Jill Enfield said…

cReEPy cRiTTEr
fauna, images, living creatures, macro

cReEPy cRiTTEr

i have a difficult time with insects because they’re so creepy   There is no gardening without humility. Nature is constantly sending even its oldest scholars to the bottom of the class for some egregious blunder. — Alfred Austin said…

c'mon
images, people

c’mon !

  it was really hot and the little girl wanted the parade to get started, so she waved them on and yelled, “c’mon !”   Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still. — Dorothea…

a M E L i A
images, living creatures

amelia

  stop eating the tips of the fern !   After scolding one’s cat one looks into its face and is seized by the ugly suspicion that it understood every word and has filed it for reference. — Charlotte Gray…

two
flora, images, Lensbaby, macro

t w o

  to me, they look as if they are tear stained. perhaps because it has officially become too hot for pansies and violas in arkansas and will remain that way until mid september when i hope to fill our flower beds…

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