The Ocean’s Shore


This is a re-run, to be sure, but it goes so well with today’s theme…

Ocean's Shore

Walk along the ocean shore. Listen to the rhapsody of sound. The restless surging of waves, the tireless whisper of the breeze. Feel the gentle caress of salt-sea air brushing its fingers through your hair, blushing your cheek, enwrapping you in that place entirely. Listen to the cries of the terns, winging overhead upon the boundless open sky. Watch as the breakers roll and rush, building in majestically deliberate measure until their passion unfurls upon the shore with fervor and vigor. But long this ardor is not meant to be, for just as inexorably, the tide shall turn and ebb once more, withdrawing back from whence it came until the touch of the sea upon the shore is tender and relaxed, quiet and peaceful.

This beauty that reaches into the soul; these sounds that, somehow…

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Fingers Of God And Nuclear Blast Sunset

Don Charisma

Here are two sunsets for the price of one.

When I go out to take pictures of sunsets, I usually go out about 30 minutes before the sun actually sets. This gives me a chance to take a variety of pictures.

These two examples were taken on the same day when there were quite a lot of clouds overhead. I didn’t think I’d get anything decent, but as the sun went down, the Fingers of God appeared through the clouds…


Then a few moments later, the nuclear sun blast appeared before the sunset fizzled into nothing much…


Taken in London, UK © dannyboybroderick

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Garden Number 9

Highway to 5th Heaven

04 24 14_0772 What did I tell you? When rain is forecasted here, it does not rain. So again I find myself looking at another garden day. Today, though, I will be a lot easier on myself then I was yesterday. As you can see from this photo, I did a ton of work yesterday. It doesn’t look like there is much in this garden (between sidewalk and house, towards the house), but there are a good (how many did I count yesterday?) ten maybe, Rose Bushes, most of them being ground cover Roses.

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Happy Easter, Everyone!!!

Highway to 5th Heaven

I know I know I am supposed to be out in my gardens. But I ran back inside to wish all of you (again) a very Happy Easter!! Enjoy this day in the way that best suits you! I am happier in no other place then in my gardens in the Sunshine! Mud and all! [GRIN] (((HUGS))) Amy

04 18 14_0485Photography/Writing 2014©AmyRose

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