Reflections On A Misty Morning

I’ve always liked to just sit quietly by the water and look at the reflections. The shallow waters of Muddlety Creek is a great place for thinking time. On this particular day I was looking at these trees and bushes. The rest of the world just faded away into nothingness leaving only the occasional ripple where a small sunfish broke the surface. Tiny tortoise shell butterflies darted through the tall grasses stopping only for a moment to catch their breath. Sapphire blue Damselflies hover just above the water and the only sounds are the songbirds calling out from some hidden branches. A slight mist drifts in the breeze and droplets form tiny jewels at the tips of each leaf. I found myself wishing for a boat. I wanted to paddle upstream just to see what treasures lay just inside the trees. The mist began to thicken into a sprinkle and I knew it was time to move on. Placing my camera back into its case I climbed up into my big blue truck and took my journey just a little further down the quiet country road and on to my next destination. I’ll definitely be back to this spot.

9 thoughts on “Reflections On A Misty Morning

  1. I love this. Beautiful write-up and beautiful photo. Your posts always manage to bring me a sense of peace. This picture is reminding me of Bangladesh where, on canoe rides, you would come across thickets and just wonder what is going inside there and wanting to explore inside but also worrying that you’ll drown somehow lol. But it’s an amazing feeling just to sit down in the canoe and feel the wind and take in the beauty of the nature around you.

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