carry your heart

from the softness of the sand

beachfabric heart
to the tattered edges of the sky


have you joined in the parade of love here ?

a rescue

our golden Sam
came to us halfway through his 10 year life
after feeling the sting of fear and rejection
......
we rescued him
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sam

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our family
after feeling the sting of pet loss
and a quiet, lonely summer without a dog
......
Sam rescued us

join the "Pet Parade" as it passes by your spot in the world

in every parade stars shine

shine
and become
connected.vivid.textured.
close.
glowing.rich.artistic.happy.playful.bright
.giving.colorful.gems.shining.reflective.round.wonderful

linked

I am in awe each time you visit my "parade" of photos

and twirl along with me through this blog life
just for fun keep marching and
link your pets either from your blog or photostream
beginning Wednesday for
Gayle's
"Parade of Pets"

a wish for this week

to find beauty even in the broken

broken pot
droppedDauphin Island


Reflections

reflection
photgrapher's assistant
gardening with a camera, a sparkly skirt and those eyes
gather photos of your pets as this Parade moves to Gayle's blog next week...



shades of lavender

jewelsrockred bud
on the couch
at the table by a window
in the yard gazing at a red bud tree
where do you see colors in your world that make your heart sing?
quiet moment with paper light and lace
lace
shiny
white

i rest my case

last weeks
jury duty included
the law of beauty

window

gaze at the evidence

circle

listen to the testimony of fountains

water wall

whispers of a pine

water pine

feel the contrast of life

planter

beauty and calm
in this area
outside the court house

sabbath defined

rest,
harmony,
relaxation,
mindfulness,
a break from work,
make time for these moments
cue

here I sit

reading glasses...check
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inspiration...check
Inspire Me Thusday
think "GREEN" at Inspire Me Thursday
think aging, yet happy eyes here
hopeful that your weekend will be color filled and in focus

leaves return

shadows
to sing.whisper.shade.crackle.flutter
dancing japanese maple
to dance.stretch.breath.hide.fly.humble
up
to shine.float.support.grow.inspire

trio

leaf on front porch
frontporch
friends on the back porch
sam and friend
gold bands resting on cloth


sometimes life happens in black and white

the four

colors in my mind

wooden wheelsblocks of colortoy
solid blocks of memory
time of wheels turning
bright moments of laughter
colored our days many years ago
Monday Memories on a shelf and in my heart

visit Gayle's space for more...

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white
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alive
blooming
hope you are too

a wish

holiday blessings
may your days be filled with the spirit of the holiday
joyful blessings my very special blog friends