Wordless Wednesday: Spring Portrait Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps By SandyCarlson - February 17, 2009 Live each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each. (Henry David Thoreau)Wordless Wednesday Wordless Wednesday Get link Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email Other Apps Comments Anonymous5:58 PMSandy, these are beautiful! :)Happy Hump Day! (its Wednesday where I am)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyjams o donnell6:44 PMSuch a beautiful photo. Happy WWReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLin Floyd7:01 PMso if we live in each season, there is beauty and quiet in the coldness of winter, a resting and waiting for warmth to return...just like our lives sometimes.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCloudia7:23 PMSuch a lovely and healing photo & quote! Delightful- AlohaReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPaul7:29 PMBreathe!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPERBS7:46 PMDon't tell me you already have tulips blooming!!! We have a few daffodils poking out of the ground so far. . . Beautiful tulip. It was funny when the page first opened -- the stem seemed to stretch for about 8 inches on the desktop!!!!!!! Must have just been how the photo was downlaoding on thsi community room computer.BTW, I loved the words you wrote in my comment for today!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyMojo8:05 PMWow. That looks almost edible! Just lovely!Or maybe it was the mention of fruit in the Thoreau quote that did it to me.Love this!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous8:09 PMThose tulips sure know how to pose!I just thought of yet another alternate caption for those bare assed mannequins: Window Undressing!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLisa at Greenbow8:15 PMTulips do scream "SPRING!"ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAfter Hours9:47 PMI like how the tulips stand out in color against the rest of the shaded background. Awesome!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDeb9:54 PMAh, tulips! Spring must be around the corner!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyCarver9:59 PMWhat beautiful tulips. I love the edges with that yellow/gold. Also great Thoreau quote.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLori10:01 PMBeautiful. I can almost smell it from here. Happy WW my friend:)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown10:34 PMBeautiful coloration!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLantaw11:57 PMThat's a very beautiful composition!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyEbb Tide11:59 PMThanks for dropping a beautiful comment on my blog. Your tulips brings JOY to my heart and face too.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous12:08 AMNice one...ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown12:41 AMThat is so much like Zen.Live in the moment of now.Live in faith.It just shows you - The truth is universal!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyNapaboaniya.Elaine Ling12:59 AMBeautiful words to go with the beautiful flower :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPietro Brosio1:09 AMBeautiful image and interesting the Thoreau quote.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplywispy willow2:11 AMI'm in sync with Lin'scomments. Perhaps that's because I feel like a new awakening is tucked beneath the surface of my soul. You know how we go through these touching times of growth. We need a period of rest, solitude and quiet for them to take place. So, she's spot on.But...I can't wait to see the tulips in my yard bobbing in the spring breeze.Lovely photo from a lovely young lady.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous2:19 AMVery nicely composed, Sandy.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyanthonynorth3:59 AMLovely pic - and great words from Thoreau.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyHeart of Rachel7:18 AMThat's a lovely flower and beautiful words.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyx7:19 AMmy mom is crazy about tulips! nice 1, sandy. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyYogi♪♪♪7:43 AMI love tulips. Great quote. They go well together.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyBeth F7:58 AMStunning shot!!! Wow.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyRiverPoet9:11 AMI feel like I just got a shot of spring. Love the Thoreau quote, too. Peace - DReplyDeleteRepliesReplyPappy9:17 AMPappy said: You used several words on your Wordless Wednesday Post. I'm afraid you are disqualified. In the future please limit your remarks to telepathic utterances. Have a great post Wednesday weekend. PappyReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous9:29 AMBeautiful photo Sandy! Happy WW :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous10:44 AMWe were thinking the same way today:)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDNLee10:53 AMHappy WW!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous10:57 AMI don't know which I love more...the picture or the quote!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplycatsynth11:38 AMBeautiful photo. We're eagerly awaiting the arrival of spring here.http://www.ptank.com/catsynthReplyDeleteRepliesReplyUnknown12:07 PMHave I told you that tulips are one of my favorite flowers? Shoulda told my husband. :)ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyDianne - Bunny Trails1:27 PMStunning tulip! Definitely representative of Spring. :DReplyDeleteRepliesReplyArt and Poetry2:37 PMThis sounds and looks good!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTina3:54 PMooohhh yes! please send all the flowers to me! I need them and this is a very beautiful one!ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyGeraldine 7:02 PMNow that is one gorgeous photo! Sage advice too, thanks Sandy. Hugggggs, GReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTorAa7:55 PMFirst of all:Excelent captureThen:I'm looking forward to onnce again excperience the "Tulip" SeasonReplyDeleteRepliesReplySreisaat8:20 PMBeautiful flower, Sandy.I also love the accompanying quote :)Have a great week ahead!SreisaatAdventuresReplyDeleteRepliesReplyTJ8:48 PMAnd breathe as the air turns fresh as this is the start of a new season to come... the Spring births.Life...new.TJReplyDeleteRepliesReply74WIXYgrad3:54 AMWords cannot describe this nice sightWe cannot wait for springFor longer days and shorter nightsAnd beauty it will bringReplyDeleteRepliesReplyLloyd Irving Bradbury5:28 AMyou are my eyesReplyDeleteRepliesReplyHilary9:32 AMBeautiful and promising. How lovely on a cold winter's day.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAnonymous10:13 AMWonderful! As you know, I love qoutes. This one is really nice. Great photograph to go with it.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAmias (ljm and liquidplastic)4:22 PMBeautiful Sandy, words and photo.I got some tulips for valentine ... they were beautiful, but didn't last long.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplySan6:28 PMYour tulips make me long for Spring. Enough of being resigned to the influence of winter.ReplyDeleteRepliesReplystoryteller10:42 PMLovely tulips and wonderful quote.Hugs and blessings,ReplyDeleteRepliesReplyAdd commentLoad more... Post a Comment Thanks for being here.