I found this pair of leaves on a rain soaked park bench exactly this way – laying on one other in relative symmetry.
“I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.”
Some of the last flowers of autumn cling to life as the death of the season falls around them.
To me, the tops of pumpkins have always looked like the stumps of large twisted and gnarled trees, long ago removed by the village axman.
“It belongs to the imperfection of everything human that man can only attain his desire by passing through its opposite”
We stayed overnight at a friends place in Glenview, Illinois. This little pond is directly across the street from their house.
My advice is to keep hangin’ on when your heart has had enough and give more when you feel like giving up.
“The best cure for insomnia is to get a lot of sleep.”
“Let every eye negotiate for itself and trust no agent.”
“October is the fallen leaf, but it is also a wider horizon more clearly seen. It is the distant hills once more in sight, and the enduring constellations above them once again.”