Contrast

“It is in the contrast of light and dark that design happens.”  —  Helen VanWyk “We are so made that we can derive intense enjoyment only from a contrast.” — Sigmund Freud   *   *   * Water lily pond  — Photos by Mary O’Connor  © 2017  

Timeshare

Dark has come and long shadows reach and whisper  as forest faces peer from the darkness of this place where  before I lingered and listened to the lyric of the leaves  but now must yield to waiting creatures of the night. * * * Poem, Timeshare, originally published in Dreams of a Wingless Child, by Mary … More Timeshare

Hope…

is being able to see that there is light despite all the darkness.  ̶   Desmond Tutu * * * Photo credit: Mary O’Connor © 2014