WPC: Reflecting


On the grayest, soggiest day, what little light seeps through the heavy sky catches in jeweled raindrops.  Wet cabochons shimmer for a moment, before sliding and colliding into dripping puddles of reflected light.


Oxalis regnellii ‘triangularis’


Who would expect such exquisite beauty to come with the rain?  Light finds its way into the gloom, and multiplies itself in countless reflections.


Heuchera ‘Melting Fire’


This beautiful light surrounds us.  We only need to notice it, for it to penetrate our own hearts and minds, and then reflect again into the multiverse.




Photos by Woodland Gnome 2017


“The Sun will rise and set regardless.

What we choose to do with the light while it’s here

is up to us.

Journey wisely.”

Alexandra Elle




For the Daily Post’s

Weekly Photo Challenge:  Reflecting

About woodlandgnome

Lifelong teacher and gardener.

9 responses to “WPC: Reflecting

  1. Lovely closeups – the heuchera is my favorite!

  2. Laurin Lindsey

    There is something very captivating about rain drops on leaves! Lovely : )

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  4. Beautiful photos – love the droplets.

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