Nature is full of genius, full of the divinity; so that not a snowflake escapes its fashioning hand. -Henry David Thoreau
This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light and there is no darkness in him. 1 John 1:5
The light shining off of his sick bowl made me stop and stare. Finding beauty in the midst of the flu isn't easy... but its there. And it helps not to dwell on the stink of the situation.
I walk past this corner so many times a day, but not a lot in the evenings when the light is filtering in... Today drew me in to read the quote and ponder...
The number of shells washed up on the beach. The black and white patterns. The sounds of them crushing as you walked over them.
"He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed." Albert Einstein
The paint on our old church pew out back used to be charmingly chippy... now it's moved to beyond repair... makes me sad we let it go out this way... but it's still really pretty to look at.