The mystic realm of color

The whole world, as we experience it visually, comes to us through the mystic realm of color.
– Hans Hofmann

It was the most striking aspect of our afternoon hike at the Caloosahatchee Regional Park today – the colors. Cypress trees in brilliant oranges. Maples turned blazing red. Resurrection ferns bright green and open to the sun from the recent rains. A feast for the eyes on a sunny, clear, cool winter day. Beautiful trails. Quiet. Peaceful. Color.

Ralph Waldo Emerson once wrote “Nature always wears the colors of the spirit.

I think he was right. Do you?

One comment

  1. Wow.

    You know my phone can talk to other people better than your camera does, but I have to admit that my phone doesn’t take pictures as well as your camera. And then, of course, there’s your eye for pictures and all that…

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