.Forget Not that the earth Delights to feel your bare feet & the winds long to play with your hair. Kahlil Gibran

“I love the feeling of the fresh air on my face and the wind blowing through my hair.

There is nothing more rare, nor more beautiful, than a woman being unapologetically herself; comfortable in her perfect imperfection. To me, that is the true essence of beauty.   Steve Maraboli

Free at last to mount up on eagle wings where I can be who I am. It only took me 71 years. The overview is beautiful.

livingadreamylife: “ (via II - Photographer “Claudia Gerhard - Portrait - Europe/Germany/Brandenburg/Potsdam - STRiKiNG Portfolios / Photography Gallery - The best of international Contemporary Photography - just striking pictures

Love in the air

I almost wish we were butterflies and liv'd but three summer days - three such days with you I could fill with more delight than fifty common years could ever contain (Keats) Bokeh photography

...But at the end of the day, they’re just guides. They’re guides to tell me what the next right thing is for me to do. I’ve learned that if I honor my feelings as my own personal prophets and instead of running, can just be still, that there are prizes to be won.” —  	Glennon Doyle Melton

When I see people running for shelter when it's raining, I laugh a little. Rain feels so stinkin' good! My hair gets all curly and it feels like something is tickling your skin and every nerve you have. Why would you wanna get away from it?

An entry from the gory bits

An entry from the gory bits

LOVE swimming in the rain! A very unique and calming experience. Photograph info: ''Swimming in the Rain'' by Camila Massu. National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest 2012 Merit Winner in Category: Sense of Place