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

Sunday, August 20

Flying Free

 My mind soars
as my heart sings
I fly along
~

Saturday, August 19

On the Edge

Its roots clinging to
a tiny patch of soil
on a dwindling cliff 
that time is eroding away
~

Friday, August 18

Garden Charmers

Late summer beauties
abloom until
that first touch of frost
~

Thursday, August 17

Moody Weather

Low clouds
and a breathless calm
Along the Columbia River
~

Wednesday, August 16

Harvest Time

Our plum trees are heavy
and nearly ready to harvest
~

Tuesday, August 15

Seeing Coolness

Pale green leaves
has the mind envisioning
coolness
on these warm August days
~

Monday, August 14

Peaceful Passage

Paths of green
dotted with color
gives respite
to mind and soul
~

Sunday, August 13

Across the Lake

Gazing at untamed land
the mind quiets
and dreams wander
to that place of peacefulness
across the lake
~

Saturday, August 12

Friday, August 11

Dangling Darlings

Happy Weekend
Share Some Love
~

Thursday, August 10

Wednesday, August 9

The Breath of Dawn

The sun was soon to rise
as a new day dawned
at Coldwater Lake
Mt St Helens
~

Tuesday, August 8

How High is the Sky

And why is it so blue
And why
can we not all just
get along
~

Monday, August 7

Morning Light

Wildflowers and downed trees
on Johnston Ridge
across from Mt St Helens
with Pumice Plains below
~

Sunday, August 6

Gently Swaying

In the warm
summer breeze
~

Saturday, August 5

The Healing Earth

On a ridge
across from Mt St Helens
life slowly returns
~

Friday, August 4

Sweet Peas in the Wild

They adorn fields
and the forest's edge
They adore the sunshine
~

Thursday, August 3

Far From the Land of Man

The forest transports mind and soul
to a world far away
from all that is
of daily day
~

Wednesday, August 2

Daybreak

Morning fog
peaceful bliss
~

Tuesday, August 1

Taking Flight

Full of light
Light as air
~

Monday, July 31

Mesmerizing

Just to find some shade
and turn off the world
if only for a moment
~

Sunday, July 30

Golden Skies

At dusk the sky
put on a show
all its own
~

Saturday, July 29

Summer Blues

Intertwined
garden lovelies
~

Friday, July 28

Wetland Wildflowers

Spreading charm
in the wetlands
~

Thursday, July 27

Country Roads

A road less traveled
where it takes us
matters little
It's about the journey
~

Wednesday, July 26

Wanderings

A walk in nature
frees the mind
so it can soar
~

Tuesday, July 25

Twirls of Pink

On hot summer days
I play
indoors
~

Monday, July 24

A River Runs Through

Down a canyon
a river flows
with a rush of sound
like no other
~

Sunday, July 23

Dancing in the Sun

On a beautiful Sunday morning
~

Saturday, July 22

Sitting on a River Bank

Watching all the Geese
paddle by
~

Friday, July 21

Shine On Me

Happy little daisy
reaching for the sun
~

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
~