Daily Practice: Can You Feel It?

4:26 PM

A slight softening of the air? A deepening of blue in the sky? A hint of wood smoke in the air? A gentle slowing of time? An urge to wear a sweater when going for an evening stroll? Twilight coming earlier? Subtle changes in the trees, in their leaves?

Just a fleeting glimpse . . . .

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8 Creative Thought(s)

  1. Noooooooooo, I am not READY for Fall yet!!!!! I'm still waiting for Summer! It has been very cold (60's, 70's) in Michigan, setting records. The joke in Michigan is what a great Fall we're having this Summer. And guess, what? Fall is my favorite season. I really just wanted Summer to occur first. So, I will really admire your beautiful leaf, and I will really anticipate Fall when it is September 21st. But not until then :)

    P.S. Beautiful sketch, of course!

  2. I love all the subtle color in this leaf, and such a simple, beautiful shape.

    It's been in the 90's here this week - unusual for the end of August. I look forward to those crisp days of fall though. Apples and soups and pumpkin bread. Mmm. (can you tell I haven't eaten dinner yet?)

  3. So lovely Laure! The veining on your leaf is beautiful. I'm ready for fall, too : ).

  4. Such wonderful realism! It looks like the leaf just fell off the tree and onto your paper!!!!

  5. We're in another heat wave here today... so I'm still thinking summer. But, I know fall is on the way....

  6. Yes, I can feel it. It is coming. Love the leaf sketch.

  7. Sorry to usher summer out early! Especially for those of you who haven't had much of a summer.

    We've been having quite the heat wave this summer, and I"m just ready for a change. I've also been dreaming of escaping to the mountains for a bit of an sabbatical too. And it's always cooler there than here!

  8. ...beautiful. I'm trying to ignore those signs...still trying to hold on to summer! Soon, I will feel that pull towards autumn. Love the leaf!


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