Longleaf Stories

full circle in the hundred acre wood

 

 “To see a World in a grain of sand,
And Heaven in a wild flower,
Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand
And Eternity in an hour. ”

William Blake

 

 

They will die back in the winter. But they will return with the first hint of warmth next spring. Today, standing under those banana leaves, I was transported to a tropical rain forest. And the blooming, fragrant ginger lilly. Wish you could have been there.

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0 thoughts on “To See Things

  1. Stunning photographs.
    We took at few snapshots of banana blooms in Mexico, but not from such a sacred perspective 🙂

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  2. Shaddy says:

    Your photos bring us extremely close to being there. The colors, shapes and forms are wonderful.
    Thank you for sharing them here.

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  3. Are those real bananas? Can you eat them? Sorry, just had a banana smoothie….bananas on the brain…^-^
    Nature offers such wonderful variety…flowers and plants and people, too.

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  4. Paula says:

    Wow! We’re having light frosts, and you’re having bananas! Talk about smoothies…

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