I love this shot because I was walking back from the Library and decided to follow a new route. No real reason for it – I just wanted to see if there was anything new. I was rewarded with this amazing flower. It’s not really a Macro shot – the flower is roughly the size of my head. http://www.cafepress.com/rosecoloredphoto.950766519
For those who are following the riveting story of the vine that is growing off the back porch there is an important update. The Vine has turned. I went out and looked at the progress, and it’s now wrapped around the hook portion of the stand.
I was really excited – and then I found out that it received a little help from my mother. It would have eventually found the pole but she gave it a gentle shove.
It’s amazing how things in your life can distill down to tiny inconsequential details. In the larger scheme of things the vine finding the pole, and where it will wrap around next is really unimportant. But it’s a tiny little detail that has come to fascinate myself and T-.
Red Wing Pottery used to be a much larger industry than it is now, and what you see here is part of what is left of an old Kiln. There is a true grace in the decay of something like … Continue reading →