photo: goldenrod flower with bee
photo: fern
photo: blue jay feather

photo: cicada skeleton
photo: fallen chokecherry leaf
photo: hiding toad

A cool morning under a warm blanket as the day floats in through
the window.

I tried to capture in pictures the end of the long, dry summer we’ve
had – dried-up husks, seed pods and leaves that seem to be burning from
within. But still, for all of their stress, they are beautiful.