Apr 24, 2015 – [Friday] Anything Goes: Nature’s dress

Bordeaux, France, taken on April 1, 2012

The way God dresses up His creation amazes me constantly. The simple white dress that He puts on this little flower in bloom is purer and more beautiful than any wedding dress that has been worn by any woman. So much beauty on Earth to admire, so vast is the realm of nature to be thankful for.

Mar 26, 2015 – [Thursday] Song Titles: Kissed by a Rose

Bordeaux, France, taken on September 27, 2010

My first encounter with unexpected beauty in Bordeaux was with a pink flower, after a day of stressing over paperwork upon my arrival. She appeared out of nowhere, waving at me outside my residence. Her simple elegance was sheer beauty, and I felt as if I had been kissed by a rose in the midst of my frustration. It gave me some hope.