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Gorgeous day at Sunapee Lake
Getting ready for the championship game
Divine world, what are you showing me here? "When we say that man chooses his own self, we mean that every one of us does likewise; but we also mean by that that in making this choice he also chooses
We would block out the sun and not even feel remorseful about it, distracted by the way it lit up our hands.
Three alligators basking on a log.
Fishing at Potato Creek in Indiana
Returning to the city again. As the industrial empire approached he thought about his future. No one could tell him what to expect, he wouldn't even know what to say to his younger self once grown.
Hiking through the woods with my family under the hot Florida sun.
"I wish I knew how it would feel to be free." or "Flying on acid."
The view from Charles Bridge in Prague.
Storm cell Springbank, Alberta Canada
Am I too cynical to enjoy the simple beauty of a flower? Has intelligence brought me so far above the line I can't relate to the natural world anymore? This plant seems to reach for the sea a lot like
Dreamcatcher, wind chimes, hanging crystals. They meant something at one time there were stories behind them, families would hang these things for good fortune, each item had a purpose. Do they still?
This is a photo of an old woman remembering the beauty she had when she was younger. She took it for granted, but everyone does.
Man worried about killing something for supper for his starving family.
A small girl walks across a field of sea-grass in the same way she will wonder through her life. Always keeping an eye on the end of the trail and stumbling over things in front of her.
Two men drinking soda.
Nature in my backyard after a long rain.
Death was all around us that day at the beach, but we acted like it was just another time in the sun. Sometimes good weather has a stagnant feeling, I prefer thunderclouds.
Luna moth at dusk
On Lake Michigan, looking into the great expanse around them, a father and daughter stood as specks. While the lake stretched endlessly into the horizon they thought about their relatives who were lon
Sweet baby girl blowing a kiss
water frozen in drain pipe from snow in Banner Elk, NC
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Am I too cynical to enjoy the simple beauty of a flower? Has intelligence brought me so far above the line I can't relate to the natural world anymore? This plant seems to reach for the sea a lot like

Am I too cynical to enjoy the simple beauty of a flower? Has intelligence brought me so far above the line I can't relate to the natural world anymore? This plant seems to reach for the sea a lot like my thoughts often do.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2011
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: July 19, 2011, 3:04 p.m.
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PHOTO LOCATION Boon, Michigan, United States of America