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Friday, August 3, 2012

Photo Heart Connection ~ July

the sun is hot
the ground parched from lack of rain
even so, this beautiful wildflower
rises from the earth and blooms
it doesn't look withered
it doesn't even look hot
it is delicate, yet strong
fighting against difficulties
determined

an example to me
a reminder
that if I dig deep
I can find strength
to conquer what sometimes
seem impossible and overwhelming

with an inner strength this flower bloomed
with an innter strengh I can conquer my fear


Linked to Kat Eye Studio's Photo-Heart Connection.
Each month we choose a photo that captures our heart and link it to Kat's site! 
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17 comments:

  1. Oh, Cathy, this image and your words are so beautiful! I love this!

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  2. Truly heartfelt! Amazing how images can inspire us!

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  3. What a lovely coloured flower and from it you learn the lesson of conquering adversity and a feeling of being overwhelmed. I love the way nature teaches us so much when we take the time to really look and understand!
    Have a lovely weekend. Sandra

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  4. What inspiring words and image. A wonderful reminder of the strength we all have within.

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  5. What a rare sight in this 100 degree weather.

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  6. So true! We are each stronger than we know.

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  7. Love your words! You are so talented in so many ways!

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  8. oh cathy. this is so beautiful. lovely words my friend.

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  9. Both your words and your picture are beautiful. It is incredible how much we can learn from nature.

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  10. This is a beautiful reminder that we are all stronger than we think we might be. And it's often adversity that makes us so.

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  11. Powerful words Cathy! You are right, this flower doesn't look hot at all. It's just growing beautifully, a great example to us. Thank you for sharing in the Photo-Heart Connection!

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  12. Love this image, that vibrant blue is gorgeous. And such inspiring words too.

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  13. Love this photo, and the power of your words, you are a word artist too Cathy not only a great photo artist, thank you for sharing.

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  14. Yes, such a great connection. That maybe when we feel hot and tired and weak we are stronger than we think. (coming in late on the link-up)

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  15. nature never fails to surprise me and inspire me. thank you so much for sharing this beautiful photo and your lovely words.

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  16. Wonderful connection! Amazing what we can learn by just examining nature for a moment!

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Thanks so much for stopping by!!