One Word Photo Challenge: Sun

A stranded Velella velella's sail catches sun instead of wind on the Oregon coast.

A stranded Velella velella’s sail catches sun instead of wind on the Oregon coast.

~

Our sun powers all life on Earth.

~

Water garden at the Newport Aquarium

Water garden at the Newport Aquarium

~

The ancient Egyptians worshiped the sun as the Source of their lives, as did so many other ancient cultures.   It is still a mystery, although astrophysicists reveal more of its secrets each year.

~

April 30, 2015 Oregon in  April 065~

Burning in its intensity, the sun reveals itself to us in refraction through our misty atmosphere.  Its reflected light illuminates our world by day and night.

~

Siletz Bay, Oregon

Siletz Bay, Oregon

~

Broken into living colors, sparkling off of water, dancing in jiggling waves through the watery depths of a pool; we think its light alive.

~

"D" River Beach

“D” River Beach

~

Sun, Sol; the source of all energies on Earth.  We find joy and healing in its beauty.

~

Newport Aquarium

Newport Aquarium

~

 With Appreciation to Jennifer Nichole Wells

for her One Word Photo Challenge:  Sun

owpc-logo-21

Photos by Woodland Gnome 2015

Our Forest Garden- The Journey Continues

Please visit and follow Our Forest Garden- The Journey Continues to see all new posts since January 8, 2021.

A new site allows me to continue posting new content since after more than 1700 posts there is no more room on this site.  -WG

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 778 other followers

Follow Forest Garden on WordPress.com

Topics of Interest