Tuesday’s Sun

The daylight belies winter as it lingers in long shadows, stretched out like fingers over pristine snow.

IMG_6888
I had to go to Walden. The sun made it impossible not to want to.

The sky, as rich as it is blue, reflects its brilliance on the pond, inviting me in.

IMG_6892
But still so cold I am left to dawdle on the shore, a checkerboard of undecided seasons.

IMG_6891

The web of tree limbs, a veil between us.

IMG_6889
Reminding me that summer is still a stretch away and the journey is long.

But I can find peace in the gnarled braken of nature’s way.

_DSC0557
And the roots which twist and turn out of the stony earth.

_DSC0578

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s