Here is our entry for the Daily Post: Weekly Photo Challenge. This week the topic is “Scale”
This is maybe a strange choice to describe Joy. Its a processed picture of a very quick painting that I did one day whilst listening to some very joyous and uplifting music – so although it may not be the typical picture of joy, to me, it brings back that moment of true happiness when creating something spontaneous. I hope you forgive my indulgence!
I remember my grandmother baking the most delicious cakes, and she always used a wooden sieve to get the lumps out of the flour. They always tasted sublime.
Recently I acquired a vintage wooden sieve of my own
My cakes are yet to taste sublime!
At the bottom of my garden this year I have had some constant companions
These birds, although companiable, are also noisy , which is why the collective term for them is so appropriate.
A murmuration of starlings
Also known in some areas as a “chattering”
Ah Sunflower, weary of time,
Who countest the steps of the sun;
Seeking after that sweet golden clime
Where the traveller’s journey is done;
Where the Youth pined away with desire,
And the pale virgin shrouded in snow,
Arise from their graves, and aspire
Where my Sunflower wishes to go!