dahlia, beauty, poetry

Shining Brightly

Shining Brightly dazzling dahlia shining brightly in the field warms my tender heart ~ This beautiful flower image was taken by my friend Gayle at the Dallas Arboretum. Her photo albums make me want to visit this gem of a garden filled with wildflowers, native plants, Japanese gardens, water features and more. Thanks for sharing the…

paths, purpose, poetry

Emerging Paths

Emerging Paths ~ twists and turns emerge the winding path of purpose unfolds step by step ~ Gabe from Almost Unsalvageable created this beautiful image. He also sent me a touching note saying that I inspire him with my blog and Awesome Stories. Gabe created this digital art to represent the emerging path of possibility…

beauty, flowers, poetry

Star Spangled Beauty

Star Spangled Beauty ~ flaming red petals shooting rockets of desire star-spangled beauty ~ Here’s a lighter post to counter my last post on freedom. In our efforts to make the world a better place, let us remember all the beauty that already exists. May you have a star-spangled week full of beauty and love.

water, beauty, poetry

Vibrant Waters

Vibrant Waters ~ lush summer greens dazzling to the eyes washing away the cobwebs of mental dross vibrant energies to soothe our souls filling us with peace to share and grow may the blessings of healing waters flow ~ The greens are so vibrant right now that they overwhelm my senses and camera. 🙂 Thankfully, we’ve…

poetry, zen, haiku

Zen Gardens

Zen Gardens ~ maple tree and stones beauty found in the simple the power of Zen ~   I’ve always like the simplicity of Zen gardens. They often make use of rocks with only a few plants as highlights. On a walk in the neighborhood, I found a Zen garden that I attempted to capture with…