Wednesday, May 25, 2011

Spring In Macro With Morrison

And a sprinkle of Romantic Musings..
(this was one of my favorites off this album- Hymns to the Silence)


Ay, you shall be together even in the silent memory of God
But let there be spaces in your togetherness,
And let the winds of the heavens dance between you

Sing and dance together and be joyous, but let each one of you be alone,
Even as the strings of a lute are alone
though they quiver with the same music
Give your hearts, but not into each other's keeping.
For only the hand of Life can contain your hearts.
And stand together yet not too near together:
For the pillars of the temple stand apart,
And the oak tree and the cypress grow not in each other's shadow
Kahlil Gibran~

(Jackson Chameleon)
I'm still working on my garden (so a little behind)..
will stop by to visit you shortly- thanks~

13 comments:

Ginny said...

I missed you, I love your pictures. But who put that cute little hat on the chameleon?

rainfield61 said...

Though the fruit fly looks handsome, the Chameleon is sure more charming.

eileeninmd said...

Wow, awesome macro shots and Van Morrison is one of my favorites. The Chameleon is really cool looking. I hope all is well and have a great weekend.

Sandra said...

Macro Magic here. you know i love the flowers and that tree behind the leaves in the header but you should be able to guess what i LOVE....

Sandra said...

forgot to say I like the poem and the best part is the strings of the lute are alone, but shiver with the same music. wow

Amin said...

Hello! Beautiful photos!

Amin said...

I see very big tree in the header...

Anzu said...

At site of YouTube, I heard his song , Van Morrison. I feel tenderness and heartiness from his voice. You know an amazing creatures, Jackson Chameleon. He has many curious characters. A shed shell still stays on his head.

Rose said...

Is that yellow magnolia? Wow, these are beautiful~ music and photos too... I really love it!

Eaton Bennett said...

As always the photos are exceptional, Regina. I so enjoy the differences between your world and mine. Love Morrison and this song as well. God bless.
Eaton.

Icy BC said...

Beautiful photos, and fantastic words to read and remember. Have a great weekend!

Icy BC said...

Beautiful flowers, and the raindrops ones are just glorious!

tattina said...

So nice garden with unusual plants and creatures for me! It's impossible to see such thinhgs here, in Russia.
I like the blog very much, thank you!
Tatyana

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