I set out to take manual only photos yesterday. A step in my growth as a photo hobbyist. this shot caught my attention. Growth as a motion mostly is unseen, but the struggle behind it erupts in this Magnolia bud fighting to unfurl itself.
Whether life or beauty – it takes a struggle.
Let perseverance finish its work so that you may be mature and complete, not lacking anything. James 1:4
A moment – a whole walk in the woods – of first spring warmth plops you onto to the trail bench to watch the clouds float by. The soul calms and aspirations rise carried on by the freshness of an early spring sky. Afloat