I have driven by this stand of trees almost every day for the past year. There have been a few times that I thought about stopping. Finally, this one particular day, I did stop. But I didn't have my camera with me. Seeing such wonderful light, I decide that I should hurry home and return to take this photograph.
It's title is simply "The Pine Forest"
Pine needles beneath my feet. A warm late afternoon sun on my face. Summer fading away.
Few green plants remain, reaching for light and warmth, desperately wanting to hang on beyond the changing season.
The sweet smell of pine filling the air. Bird songs echo, carried in the windy breeze.
They mask the nearly silent crunch of needles underfoot.
I feel peace here.
Alone, I embrace the solitude.
And I am warmed by the quiet comfort one can only get when surrounded by beings such as these.
My big brothers watching over me.
Let me know what YOU see. Comments are always welcome!
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