Awakening: Ese’s Shoot&Quote Challenge

March 23, 2014 parkway and flowers 062

“Creativity comes from awakening and directing men’s higher natures,

which originate in the primal depths of the universe

and are appointed by Heaven.”

I Ching


Akebia quinata, "Chocolate Vine" as it uncurls for spring.

Akebia quinata, “Chocolate Vine” as it uncurls for spring in the arbor.



Photo by Woodland Gnome 2014

With appreciation to Ese for the Challenge

About woodlandgnome

Lifelong teacher and gardener.

4 responses to “Awakening: Ese’s Shoot&Quote Challenge

  1. I love how the quote spans the primal depths to the higher natures…. encompassing all that is… great one for this challenge.

  2. Hello Woodland Gnome. A lovely post here. I wanted you to know that I just found your comment on my “forcing branches” post in my spam. Thank you for commenting.

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