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Pink Tamerisk in full bloom triptych

Day 185 – Pink Perfection

“The very pink of perfection.” ~ Oliver Goldsmith This is a Tamerisk which is growing in my front garden. It is wild and unruly like most of my garden and puts on the most beautiful display of pink in the…
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geese family reflected in water

Day 162 – Family Masterpiece

"The family is one of nature's masterpieces." ~ George Santayana 
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Quince blossom

Day 131 – Quince Blooms

"They dined on mince, and slices of quince, Which they ate with a runcible spoon; And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand, They danced by the light of the moon." ~ Edward Lear Yes these pretty little…
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Triptych of bluebells in the woods that look like fair bells

Day 128 – Fairy Bells

"I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning." ~ J. B. Priestley And this time of year you can…
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Clematis Montana white around bedroom window

Day 125 – Montana display

"And 't is my faith, that every flower Enjoys the air it breathes." -  William Wordsworth This beautiful white Clematis Montana grows up the front of my house. It is a wild thing that every few years or so I…
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bluebells through the woods that looks like a river of blue

Day 116 – River of blue

"April Comes like an idiot, babbling and strewing flowers" ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay I love the way the bluebells look like a carpet in the woods or a river of blue that flows down through the trees dancing in…
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Pink camellia in spring sunlight

Day 115 – Camellia

“If you take a flower in your hand and really look at it, it's your world for a moment.” ~ Georgia O'Keeffe My garden definitely has a wild streak to it. Lots of corners of over grown wilderness. There are…
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Eternal spring. Macro shot of moss with droplets of rain

Day 109 – Eternal spring

"Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes." ~ Carl Friedrich Gauss I love this time of year. Not quite as much as I love summer mind you but close. Everything is so green and…
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White spring blossom saith it has banished the winter

Day 107 – Saith the Spring

I've banished Winter, saith the Spring, Awake! arise, ye flowers! Brisk breezes blow, Bright sunshine glow, And rouse the young Year's powers. ~Henry James Slack
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Daffodils stems in a glass vase

Day 106 – Vase smiles

"The flower in the vase smiles, but no longer laughs." ~ Malcolm de Chazal This quote is kinda sad really, the implication that cut flowers are smiling while they bloom but sad inside because they have been cut from their…
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Back view of daffodill with sunlight shining through showing off its good design

Day 102 – Good Design

Picasso said that no one has to explain a daffodil. Good design is understandable to virtually everybody. You never have to ask why." ~ Hugh Newell Jacobsen I took with a new lens I have. A wonderful gift to me…
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bashed and discarded daffodil

Day 96 – Bashed about

You normally have to be bashed about a bit by life to see the point of daffodils, sunsets and uneventful nice days." ~ Alain de Botton This poor Daffy had certainly been bashed about a bit when I came across…
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