Early spring, with the mix of old and new at Parsons-Shoup woods -- bare branches with a red-wing blackbird trilling his spring song; a tiny trillium bud growing out of the mud and debris left by flooding; new leaves looking like exotic birds; a buckeye putting down roots; patterns of seed heads breaking open and a dry leaf caught on a stem with tiny new leaves budding out.
My approach to contemplative photography --
Tell about it."
Mary Oliver in "Sometimes"
Tesserae: small cube-shaped tiles of ceramic, glass or precious stone used to make a mosaic, or in this case, brief essays on some element of lectio divina with Luke 10:38-42.