Sunday, May 5, 2013

Sunday Morning Perfection


The spring bulbs have started to fade as the garden has taken on a lush green reserved for rainy days in May. There's a perfection that exists in plants this time of year, an ephemeral quality that will soon give way to the stresses of a hot Illinois summer. Rain fell inconspicuously as I walked through my sanctuary this morning, bringing alive a sensual intoxication ripe with the scent of apple, lilac and sandcherry blossoms.

Below are a few of the images I captured on this perfect Sunday morning.


























3 comments:

  1. Very nice-- the garden as well as the photos.

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  2. As always, beautiful. As you say, the perfection of the moment in spring is ephemeral, but the memory of it lasts. And the photos capture it!

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  3. The lushness of your garden at this moment in time jumps off my MacBook screen. Thanks for sharing.

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