I'm a free spirited aging hippie
who loves talking to flowers, chasing rainbows
and photographing all the beauty that surrounds us
Thanks for taking a peek into my little world
Laura

Thursday, July 20

Stillness

Empty spaces
filled with
silence and solitude
~

Wednesday, July 19

Flowers Filled with Happiness

They dance
with the breeze
and smile
at the sun
~

Tuesday, July 18

Foxglove Fantasy

They call out to me 
yearning to be photographed
So I do
~

Monday, July 17

Crater Cliffs

The rugged east flank
inside the crater
Mt St Helens
~

Sunday, July 16

Saturday, July 15

Dreams in Green

Down the walk
around the bend
where dreams can come true
~

Friday, July 14

Silhouettes

A whisper of sight
in the quiet light
~

Thursday, July 13

Wednesday, July 12

Dangling Conversations

Within the moments
of our lives
~

Tuesday, July 11

Wildflowers in the Blast Zone

Across from Mt St Helens
wildflowers bloom in abundance
where scarce else has yet taken hold
~

Monday, July 10

Roses the Color of Sunshine

Glowing bright in the garden
making their own sunshine
~

Sunday, July 9

Saturday, July 8

Friday, July 7

Bounties of Summer

In the height of 
summer color
~

Thursday, July 6

Pastel Dreams

Buds of pink
softly blooming
to pure white
~

Wednesday, July 5

Like a Soft Lullaby

Petal puffs of softness
perfectly perfect
for pixies at play
~

Tuesday, July 4

Happy Birthday America

America will stay strong
Trump will be impeached
~

Monday, July 3

Ruffles of Pink

Softly swaying
in summer's warm breeze
~

Sunday, July 2

To Dance

Free your soul
lighten your heart
and dance
~

Saturday, July 1

In Full Bloom

The sheer delicacy 
of a pink rose
~

Friday, June 30

Blooming Beauties

Hydrangea
soft loveliness
~

Thursday, June 29

On a Country Road

Old barn overgrown
and nearly forgotten
in the Willapa Hills
~

Wednesday, June 28

Tuesday, June 27

Happiness is

Flowers
bring lightness to all the day
lingering on
dusk til dawn
~

Monday, June 26

Free to Be

All the flower lovelies
growing free and wild
~

Sunday, June 25

Away From the Madding Crowd

Coldwater Lake
below Mt St Helens
~

Saturday, June 24

Elusive

So often shrouded in clouds
Mt St Helens
~

Friday, June 23

Thursday, June 22

Heavenly Hostas

I love Hostas
with their many 
shades of green
~

Wednesday, June 21

Fading Light

Elusive last light
fading so quickly
into night
~

Tuesday, June 20

The Colors of Beauty

With our very wet Spring
flowers are blooming
in abundance
~

Monday, June 19

Daisy Daze

Daisies are happy flowers
their blooms simply
make us smile
~

Sunday, June 18

Peaceful Sunday

With the passing of time I find
I've become so much more appreciative
of quietude and peacefulness
~

Saturday, June 17

Roses of the Wild

Petite in pink
and too short lived
these wild roses grow
anywhere there's even the tiniest bit
of sunshine
~

Friday, June 16

Buddings

Foxglove
in waiting
~

Thursday, June 15

Young and Old

Our old hotel chair
garden art I call it
adorned with young maple leaves
~

Wednesday, June 14

Pretty in Pink

The purity of softness
found
in a pink rose
~

Tuesday, June 13

Quiet Time

Warming their wings
in the late afternoon sun
~

Monday, June 12

Softness in the Wild

Wild Columbine
nature's more gentle touch
~

Sunday, June 11

A Simple Flower

Can bring happiness
and joy
~

Saturday, June 10

Wild Roses

On the edge of a pasture
of long ago
a rose bush unwavering grows
~

Friday, June 9

Euphoric

Such a heavenly scent
from such delicate flowers
~

Thursday, June 8

The Blooming Wetlands

The water's edge
is alive with color
~

Wednesday, June 7

River Walk

Wandering trails along the
Columbia River
~

Tuesday, June 6

Keepsakes

Small shiny stones
pieces of twisted driftwood
and feathers
Whatever catches my eye
and fits in my pockets
comes home with me
~

Monday, June 5

May You Always Fly Free

May the wind be
at your back
and beneath your wing
~

Sunday, June 4

Fleeting Beauty

The Lovely Daylily
Here for one brief moment
in time
~

Saturday, June 3