Early January flower buds …
Chaenomeles its name — family of Rose
and deep inside … a pistil
… hiding from the winter cold
click these thumbnails, and view Chaenomeles x superba full size
check wikipedia here
Rapidly losing my center.
into no-man’s land.
The ‘unknown’ is the culprit.
But the unknown is also adventure.
Didn’t I enjoy adventure most of the time?
Yes, I did.
Then why is it difficult to see this new unknown as an adventure?
Didn’t I discuss stage-fright the other night?
And wasn’t there a conclusion that it is the mind resisting?
Then S. poetically added “take [mind] by the hand and step beyond fear”
Pictures by bvdb (whoisbert) january 2014 – @home – Canon Ixus HS230 – IMG_5720-5719-5942-5738-5739-5714