Is there a promise?
I see it! I see It!!!
Don’t look too close…or…
Fleeting nature of promises…or eternal nature of promises?
Spot the difference.
Swiss Alps, Berner Oberland, Jungfrau Region, 11AM, 2Apr2021–the difference? 2000 meters above sea level.
Swiss Alps, Berner Oberland, Jungfrau Region, 11AM, 2Apr2021–the difference? 600 meters above sea level.
Isn’t that amazing?
What are we sure about in this life?
The coming of spring?
Daily concerns often are little more than a good ha-ha.
Clouds, almost like lingerie on a quiet, sunny winter day–the level of mystery–what is really there that I can’t see? I want to see more.
Lord Byron saw it in storm and had quite a different take, documented in his poem, ‘Manfred‘.
The view south toward the Jungfrau massif from the Interlaken region. Real estate agents might call this the million dollar view.
The presence and absence of sunlight…
…on earth, water and air.
…plants, animals, humans…
…shelter…and all are in the landscape.
It’s that time of year for snow–mid-November, northern hemisphere, in highlands ski country, though the weather is not quite ready to play.
…but we can fix that…fire up the snow machines!
…in the mountains…in one hour.
Autumn leaves are like forty years of a happy marriage.
The future is always unseen, uncertain, filled with anxiety.
Died and gone to heaven–all is clear.
These images revealed themselves over 15 minutes during an 800 meter climb on a cogwheel train in the Bernese Oberland Swiss Alps.
Though the crocus sit tightly on the earth, the soldanella dares raise its head.
…and gradually small delicate colonies emerge…I am sure we have spring now…right?
…too busy…I almost missed Spring…5…next…last