first snow

                        “You wake up on a winter morning and pull up the shade, and what lay there the evening before is no longer there–the sodden gray yard, the dog droppings, the tire tracks in the frozen mud, the broken lawn chair you forgot to take in last fall. All this has disappeared overnight,…

a certain light

                        there’s a different feel to November now that the days are shorter and the leaves are on the ground        

acceptance

            if wrinkles were flowers we’d all welcome them                

what are you trying to say?

      So many of my pictures of late have been about the surface of things.  Yes it is fall and leaves are resting on the water, apples have dropped to the ground..but I realized today they are not really about that.   these pictures are about shallowness and my desire to dig deeper.  Social media is filled with pretty photos of nature,…

rare moments of clarity

                   that day by the lake  quietly absorbing the color and light