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gratitude in every gentle drop

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44 comments:

Anonymous said...

rain or dewdrops. both beautiful. a natural bokeh.

Tracy said...

Oh, I do love this post, Elk...drops of all sorts--rain, pearls, tea are such sweet spots to savor...mmm... Happy Day :o)

Joan Elizabeth said...

Yes I do feel gratitude for every raindrop, and what a lovely selection of photographs.

Mary said...

So very beautiful!!!

Memories Of Mine said...

Rain so precious, and so many take it for granted.

Betsy Brock said...

Lovely! Glad you didn't let the rain "dampen" a single moment! :)

Anonymous said...

I especially enjoyed the second and third images in this series. Beautiful

Sylvia Ballerini Jewellery said...

Your title resonates with me Elk. The raindrops are symbolic for me and very apt at this particular moment. Gorgeous photos. Thank you, I found a message in your post!

Jewels said...

I love the one with the umbrella! Nice series...

d smith kaich jones said...

Oh, you made the rain look beautiful. Wonderful, wonderful shots. I love the drops coming down. Gorgeous!


:) Debi

spread your wings said...

oh such cool rain shots. it's refreshing.

beth said...

love that umbrella shot....so cool !

Anonymous said...

I love the simplicity of this post. Thank you for sharing. :)

GailO said...

Beautiful!...I love the raindrops pic...well I love ALL of them:)

annamaria potamiti said...

Lovely photos- I fixed the problem Elk- sorry about that- agh!
Have a great day!
Annamaria xx

Prospero said...

Two and three are great.

Kelli said...

Love all the photos!! Rain to me is a simple joy!!

Char said...

beautiful - I especially love the umbrella shot.

and no worries about flickr at all.

Unknown said...

yes .... drink it in

Dawn said...

makes me wann go splash in a puddle :)

Gayle at Planet M Files said...

These are such beautiful shots! I'm glad you are getting some much needed rain.

joyce said...

Very artistic photos...I love them! Sorry I haven't been by lately, I added you to my list so I'd be remindwed, because I do like your blogs.

suvarna mollerup said...

these make me pine for rain! I really love, love, love, the umbrella shot!!!
Beautiful!
xo

Unknown said...

Incredible pictures as always.

Mrs. E said...

I love the umbrella shot-- it could be a painting!! Beautiful!

Judy said...

Awesome pictures Elk! I love rain shots.

koralee said...

I am thankful for the rain and for these lovely images!

Caroline said...

Such beauty you capture!

Anonymous said...

Lovely photos, the first one is almost psychedelic!

Meri said...

Very refreshing! A sweet wash for the soul.

Pugelicious said...

Love rain drops - the rain is very cleansing. After being in drought - we cherish whatever little drops we can get.

Jeanne Frances Klaver said...

You even make each raindrop special, a reflection of what lies within

~h~ said...

These are my favorites of yours insofar. Beautiful!

*jean* said...

oo i think these are my all-time favorite photos that you've posted! beautiful!!!

patty said...

oh.my.gosh.
i don't know which photo i like best! they're all fantastic!! i like the raindrops on the window w the guy's back initially, but the lady w the umbrella is stunning!!

SE'LAH... said...

WOW...such a moody set...lovely.

christina said...

i leave here, filled with beauty.
xo

kendalee said...

A beautiful soft day!

Lisa said...

so much feeling in this. wonderful.

emily freeman said...

Thank you for linking up with Tuesdays Unwrapped last week...these photos are beautiful and truly capture the beauty and simplicity of a thankful heart in every drop.

puna said...

I love this ELK! Brings me to another place and makes me like the rain:)

AscenderRisesAbove said...

we are headed for yet one more heat wave. it is the mugginess that gets to you. send some of that rain this way.

Relyn Lawson said...

I love all this rainy goodness. WOW!!

Jac said...

Who knew rain could be so lovely and such a lovely feel to these photos - gratitude to you Elk for sharing. :)