The desk is piled high with homework and projects past due.
Lists of Christmas gifts are scribbled on post-it notes around the computer.
The vacuum cleaner is plugged in and ready to go.
Recycling sits by the door ready to be taken out.
The chicken bubbles on the back burner. The rice is poured but unrinsed.
And yet, and yet…
The faint bling and winks of brilliant colour call…
An abalone shell, sitting hidden for weeks in a scrunched up paper bag on a shelf, was rediscovered this morning.
And, oh, but what worlds it holds within…
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Wondrous images that are daydreaming inducing! I get lost in the iridescence… in a good way. I love to discover details in close up photos.
I’m glad you found that paper bag again.
All the magic that can be held within a crumpled paper bag…
gorgeous as usual 🙂
Thank you ma’am! 🙂
WOW! I’ve tried so many times to get a picture of abalone shell, but it’s NEVER worked! How did you do it?
A macro lens. No mystery. Short depth of field, very close shots.
Always great to hear from you, Terron…
It is the little things that knock that todo list and daily life right out of your mind.