Clearly, this is not a tide line photograph. Walking the timeline, though, is teaching me to look closely at the world around me. This photo was taken as I cleaned up and weeded my garden yesterday after Tuesday night’s fierce storms ravaged our area. We were fortunate to have no damage other than a yard full of sticks.
This web in a boxwood captured and suspended the final droplets of rain without breaking. It took my breath away!
In one sense, all shells found on a tideline are old; they are the remaining evidence of a mollusk that is no longer there. However, this particular slipper shell seems ancient. While the creature was, no doubt, beautiful in life, … Continue reading →