Archive for the 'Weekly Walkabout' Category

Looking for butterflies…

Thursday, June 13th, 2013

Once I had a butterfly garden, and every day I was treated to displays of fluttering beauty. Despite enjoying its charms, I sometimes grumbled when tending to the wild garden during the heat of summer. Now that garden is a memory. I look out of my window and see shimmering water, trees, and a few […]

Vertigo

Wednesday, June 12th, 2013

I wonder if vertigo is a reminder from the Universe that stability is just an illusion.

Shades of green

Tuesday, June 11th, 2013

Green everywhere – all shades, all hues, on the water, the wood, the leaves. It was as if the storm had placed a green filter over the landscape, my eyes, and my camera. Then, as if sensing my thoughts, a green heron flew out from under the dock, startled by my presence but confirming my […]

To Clouds…

Monday, June 10th, 2013

I am mesmerized by the clouds shifting forms as my imagination and dreams drift skyward. But beware! Raw energy is cloaked in the billowy softness. I awake forcibly to clouds true nature, with a flash, a rumble, and a cold rain that threaten not only comfort, but also life. Safely sheltered, but rebuked, I continue […]

Hidden

Sunday, June 9th, 2013

Hidden The morning after the storms, I went looking for the vibrant flower that had hung so proudly over the garden wall. But, the rains and winds had battered her; and instead of a glorious bloom, I found her sad remains. I am too late, I thought. ┬áThen I looked up and saw a hidden […]

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