Abstract, Art, Digital Image, Nature, Weather

Cloud Body

A mirrored image of cumulus clouds.Liquid? Not yet,
but soon
They will open and
everything dry
will become wet

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The Art of Mehndi & Erotic Henna By Mary Ginkas (sensitive content)

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The Art of Mehndi & Erotic Henna By Маша Гинкас/ Mary Ginkas (sensitive content)

Erotic henna is a new form of art that celebrates the fememine body, highliting the natural beauty of women, usually done around the chest, belly, legs and back, it became popular when the work of the russian henna artist Mary Ginkas aka Маша Гинкас became viral on social media, here’s a link to her Instagram so you can check her stunning work.

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Impressive Winning Photos of the Epson International Panoramic Awards 2017

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1_O_N_Jesus-M-Garcia_ES_1980“Good Morning Damian Shan”. The overall winner, and open award winner, in the nature/landscape category, is a shot of the Li river in Guangxi province, China. (Photo by Jesus M. Garcia/Epson International Pano Awards 2017- prize 1)

6_O_B_Sebastian-Tontsch_DE_0179-1100x549“Engulfed”. A shortlisted entry in the built environment/architecture category, of downtown Dubai. (Photo by Sebastian Tontsch/Epson International Pano Awards 2017)

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“Eye of Stokksnes”. This shot of Iceland won the Carolyn Mitchum award. (Photo by Wojciech Kruczynski/Epson International Pano Awards 2017)

2017-Pano-Awards-2-O-N-Francisco-Negroni-CL-1701.jpg‘The Image of Fear,’ Chile, 2nd open landscape (Photo: Francisco Negroni/The EPSON International Pano Awards)

2017-Pano-Awards-3-O-N-Luca-Benini-IT-0851-‘Across The Universe,’ California, 3rd place open landscape (Photo: Luca Benini/The EPSON International Pano Awards)

2017-Pano-Awards-3-Adam-Gibbs-CA-0332-“Temperate Breeze”. Third place in the Carolyn Mitchum awards went to this image of Port Renfrew, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Adam Gibbs/Epson International Pano Awards 2017)

46_O_N_Marcio-Cabral_BR_1376-1100x550“Paepalanthus at Moonlight” Veadeiros Tablelands, Brazil. (Photo by Marcio Cabral/Epson International Pano Awards 2017)

10_O_B_Pavel-Oskin_CZ_0045-1100x496.jpg‘Dream of…

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My Place in the World

Blurred lines on a highway at night.That one place…a place that feels like home…the place I belong?
It’s been the quest of my adult life.
As mysterious as the darkness beyond the reach of the car’s headlights on a pitch-black night
racing to punch through into the light
maybe around the next bend
that one place…
…my place in the world?

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Blossoming Prickly Pear

Despite its incredibly fierce passive/aggressive defense, the Prickly Pear Cactus sprouts a very delicate flower about this time every spring. These are a few growing around the perimeter of the Snow to Sun RV Resort’s leash-free dog park and birding center. Prickly Pear blossoms begin opening in the Rio Grande Valley late March. By the end of June to the middle of July tunas will be ripe for harvest and turned into a delicious wine.

Prickly Pear Cactus blossoms

Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas. Prickly Pear blossoms appearing in late March, 2018, in the Rio Grande Valley, Texas.

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Some of My Favorite Places

My favorite place is wherever I am…or, most often, someplace else.

Regardless, those places always include green trees, water, moderately warm temperatures, and frequently – adult beverages.

Man tasting wine in a winery

My brother, Charlie, proprietor of Victor Alexander Winery, Bainbridge Island, WA

Lake Michigan shore near Montague, MI

Lake Michigan shore near Montague, MI

Northwest Plains and Mountains

Northwest Plains and Mountains

Sunset at Orange Beach, Alabama

Sunset at Orange Beach, Alabama

Quinta Mazatlan, McAllen, Texas

Quinta Mazatlan, McAllen, Texas

Wharf and Ferris Wheel at Seattle, Washington.

Wharf and Ferris Wheel at Seattle, Washington.

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