Beauty in Life and Death

Today after finishing a nice, pre-sunset run, something caught my eye. The sun was hitting the leaves just right, causing them to glow as they shimmered on their branch.

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As I continued to walk towards my house, I happened to notice a beautiful leaf on the ground. It had begun to develop beautiful spots dark spots–no longer part of its life source, yet still holding onto some of its color. It was breathtaking.

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Walking through an alley way, I discovered the beauty of a leaf as it became one with the earth.

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Nature in all stages offers such beauty. Take the time to enjoy it this week!

‘Til later…happy explorations!