When looking at this simple flower, my writer’s mind creates a whole new world. Alien landscapes, a dystopian society, sparks to fire up so many possibilities in one small flower.
Does my writer’s mind miss the beauty that is just in the flower? Never, but it is while delving deeper into the essence of what makes it so beautiful that art is born.
I stepped outside after a pretty brutal thunderstorm, and as always it amazes me the resilience of plants to weather the storm. This rose took the moment to open up, and bloom.
of plants to weather the storm. This bud took that time to open up, and bloom.
The fair weather and additional rains we have been having are making all the flowers popping out to salute the bright sun.
“Don’t let the sun go down on me.” Funny how that song played through my mind as I was driving home with this view in front of me.
Stop and take a moment in your day to just enjoy the beauty of the world around you.
This Prickly Pear bloom is a bright sunny yellow. Perfect for this Monday.
A photo I took in late summer of 2016. One thing I have to say is Texas has some glorious sunsets.