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Source of life itself
Golden roots and boughs mirrored
In endless beauty

Celebrating the beauty of Autumnal trees, this is my entry for this week’s Wex Mondays challenge. I took the photo last Monday in the eerie and wonderful light of the red sun and orange skies, created by the Saharan sand that was blown in by hurricane Ophelia.

 

19 comments on “Source

    • Thanks Jude πŸ˜€ I really wanted to give a painterly finish. It’s such a wonderful tree and the setting on the bank of the lake is just perfect! I love the sinuous shapes those roots make so getting up close was definitely the best way to capture it πŸ˜ƒ

    • Thanks so much Mark πŸ˜€ I am an avid reader of fantasy and have collected artwork from many of the top illustrators since I was a kid. It’s a continuing influence on my own art and the beauty I see in nature πŸ˜€ Now if could just get myself over to New Zealand!!!

      • Yes, my hubby has just taken a new job that states you can’t take more than two weeks holiday together in the contract! I think I would want at least a month in NZ partly because I have lots of family there and visiting them all would take a while. It’s something that’s probably going to have to wait for many years but I will keep hoping for the opportunity πŸ˜€

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