11 June 2020

Buttercups Despite - Missoula, Montana

“Yellow is my favorite, but what is yellow? Handmaiden to white, it is a slight tarnish of pure light. Take away a bit of whites absolute luminosity, and what remains is yellow -- sunlike, golden as a crown, buttercups in a field, marsh marigolds, a finch's wing, a plastic flute.”

- Richard Grossinger

(& yes, this photo was taken earlier in the spring...)

09 June 2020

Green Leaf Joy and Shadow - Missoula, Montana

"....What is all this juice and all this joy?         
   A strain of the earth’s sweet being in the beginning
In Eden garden. – Have, get, before it cloy,         
   Before it cloud, Christ, lord, and sour with sinning..."