28.12.11

December dusk from my window






























































When it is over, I don't want to wonder 
if I have made of my life something particular, and real. 
I don't want to find myself sighing and frightened, 
or full of argument. 

I don't want to end up simply having visited this world. 
-Mary Oliver



Dusk light with the reflections of the still twinkling lights of the Christmas tree..........I am beginning to re-emerge from hibernation.....Thank you all for your true support and kindness....




13 comments:

  1. Bardzo mi się podoba pomysł i zdjęcia :-). Pozdrawiam i życzę szczęśliwego NOWEGO ROKU.

    I really like the idea and pictures :-). I greet and wish you a happy New Year.

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  2. Amiga,
    Suas fotos estão muito bonitas.
    Espero que o ano novo venha recheado de muita paz e dias melhores para todos.
    Beijinhos.
    Brasil.

    ▒♥▒♥▒♥▒♥▒♥▒♥▒♥▒♥▒♥
    ▒♥ Boas Festas!!!
    ▒♥ Feliz 2012 !!!

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  3. One of the things I really love about winter is seeing the bare branches of the tress black against the sunset - the more fiery the sunset the better.

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  4. Trees are beautiful even without their leaves! And the colors of the sky are incredible! I also always look at my garden after I open my eyes. I can see a big piece of the garden.
    I hope you are having a happy Holiday Season!

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  5. Beautiful with those twinkling lights. As in "It's a Wonderful Life" even those of us that just visit this world for a while have a greater impact than we realize. Glad to hear you are coming out of hibernation.

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  6. Trees are great any time of the year, they always fill me with a feeling of inspiration, peace and awe. Winter silhouette's are no exception, emphasising natures artistic movement and growth of the bare structure of trunks and branches. I love your special effects with reflective christmas lights, a lovely touch for a reflective time of year.

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  7. lovely pics... it a great time for photography... http://bit.ly/uQFaTN

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  8. I am also beginning to re-emerge.
    Great photos, I thought the reflections were orbs at first.

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  9. Those lights among the winter limbs express it well. We welcome you back.

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  10. Lovely December lights and sky...healing takes time and requires hibernation...glad to hear you are emerging...

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  11. Oh, the dark black branches before a gorgeous purple sky . . . stunning! I love Mary Oliver and that quote. Wishing you a Strong, Healthy and Happy New Year!

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  12. More magical pictures and words that meant a lot to me right now xx

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  13. Still in semi-hibernation in Arigna.
    Wishing you and yours a happy, peaceful and contented 2012.
    Happy New Year!
    Bridget x.

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