Sunday, April 22, 2012

Earth Day 2012


The tree which moves some to tears of joy
is in the Eyes of others only a Green thing
that stands in the way.
Some see Nature all ridicule and deformity,
and by these I shall not regulate my proportions;
and some scarce see Nature at all.

But to the eyes of the man of Imagination,
Nature is Imagination itself.

~William Blake

recent walk in Ojai ...

And peaking out from someone's yard ... a not so subtile reminder of what will happen to us if we don't take care of our beautiful home ...

Because the landscape has always been an integral part of my life,
I have developed a deep sense of belonging to nature
rather than feel apart from it or above it.

~Clyde Aspevig

Blessings and light to you all!

Let's carry Earth Day throughout the year
and take care of this beautiful planet,
that we are so blessed to live on!


jane said...

have a great week!

Suzanna said...

Love the little frog...

Kerry O'Gorman said...

HERE HERE!! Happy Earth Day everyday!

Loree said...

Amen. I loved the first shot of the frog, Or is it a toad? We have no toads here so I cannot be sure.

Blend of Life said...


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Victoria said...

Such a super beautiful post and tribute..shine on..fabulous!!

Cobalt Violet said...

Thanks Jane! Back at ya!! :)

Cobalt Violet said...

Me too! So cute!

Cobalt Violet said...

Exactly!! :)

Cobalt Violet said...

I don't know! Does it have to do with how much time they're in the water? Or is that the difference between a turtle and a tortoise? Hmmm.

Cobalt Violet said...

Thanks. I will definitely check out your blog.

Cobalt Violet said...

Thanks Victoria!

Kirsten Randolph said...

Dearest lucinda,
Thank you for your soul touching post. We all need to touch even when far away at a distance. So I am touching you will many thanks for your lovely comments on my blog, and when needing any suggestions on your "Hattitude"...feel free and just send me a simple mail. In answer to your previous request about the "LOVE" post, I have a cat, name Prince Tchaikovsky...Sorry x all delays in my response to you, due to many problems with my blog + goolge page...As you can see I change name from L.A. Couture to L.A.Millinery...It took about a month to get things back on track!
See you soon.
Love Kirsten

Ruthie Redden said...

Wonderful post Lucinda, and it started of with one of my most favourite poems too. x

PK Studios said... that Dino looks WAY scarier in you photo than in real life. It's as if he came alive for your camera!! So funny! Fun photo of the munchkin jumping too : )