One of Mother Nature’s Leading Lights

Thare the bullrushes growed, and the cattails so tall, And the sunshine and shadder fell over it all; ~ James Whitcomb Riley,* “The Old Swimmin’ Hole’   Bulrush. Reedmace. Punks. Corn Dog Grass. Raupō. Cattails, to me. One of nature’s leading lights. [Note:Today’s word/photo prompt is  “Nature,” and leading lines.  I am doing a sort of photo … More One of Mother Nature’s Leading Lights

Bigness, Vastness, Immenseness

There is something bigger than fact: the underlying spirit, all it stands for, the mood, the vastness, the wildness. ~ Emily Carr There’s something about mountains, their mammoth proportions diminishing all life on earth. Mountains figure prominently in literature and song, as both awe-inspiring giants or cold-blooded killers, either sending souls into rapture or clutching … More Bigness, Vastness, Immenseness

Water, Nature’s Driving Force

Water is the driving force of all nature. ~ Leonardo da Vinci [Note: Today’s word/prompt is “Water.”  I am doing a sort of photo challenge at WordPress.com to get back into photography, which has gone on the backburner since I’ve had so many vision issues.] © 2016 C. Bertelsen

Streets

“A street full of shadows will teach you what life is much better than the street full of lights!” ― Mehmet Murat Ildan [Note: Today’s word/prompt is “Streets.” I am doing a sort of photo challenge at WordPress.com to get back into photography, which has gone on the backburner since I’ve had so many vision … More Streets