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Creativity IS a Spiritual Practice

When we see through our hearts, we recognize that every single one of us is infused with creativity. Divine Sparks are embedded in everyone and everything. It's up to us to be courageous, to look and listen deeply, to find the sparks, gather and release them back into the universe, transformed into something new. Join me as we wake up to the sacred-ordinary blessings waiting to greet us each and every day.

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Thursday, September 27, 2012

held in a clear blue moment






autumnal blessings
held in a clear blue moment
awaken to joy





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Skywatch Friday

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61 comments:

  1. Very beautiful photos of fall,Laura!Thank you for sharing!

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  2. Fabulous colours and an exceptionally beautiful haiku!

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  3. I hate to keep using the word beautiful but
    what am I to do? The photos are so ...beautiful. Your creativity always feels like a blessing to me. Take care Laura.

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  4. Great colours, - lovely sky-post!

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  5. I was thinking of you yesterday ~ love the autumn colours truly the best time of year. Blessings, Lois.

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  6. Ahh...Laura,
    Your photographs capture the grace of Autumn, exquisitely! Autumn is indeed filled with wonderment, wisdom and unrivaled beauty... The Fall is a blessing beyond description, and my soul revels in it, with gratitude. Thanks for sharing these magnificient shots, sponsored by Mother Nature :)

    P.S. Did I share my "Autumn's Grace" SoulCollage® card with you? here it is: http://acapellasoul.blogspot.com/2012/09/autumns-grace.html

    love to you, always... Cheryl

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  7. Beautiful Laura! Just so much to think about in each of these pictures. Minimalist and perfect in every detail.

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  8. thank you everyone for you loving comments...I have been in a whirl of activity and introspection and preparing for teaching and for my studies...and have not been a very friendly blog neighbor... praying for some time to catch up on your beautiful blogs over the weekend... blessings to all... thank you so much for visiting, for thinking of me... you my friends are in my heart and mind even when I do not stop by to visit.

    gentle steps,
    laura

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  9. Hope you're loving this season as much as I am, my 'shiny' friend. Beautiful captures!

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  10. gorgeous blue.....all you have to do is look up!!

    i see cut out hearts in the 2nd to last leaf, some sweet love, just for you!!

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  11. What a gorgeous BLUE sky! Lovely images. Have a happy weekend.

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  12. Truly beautiful captures. The deep blue sky is so soothing.

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  13. How very beautiful!! Indeed the sky is that perfect blue and the autumn colors are grand! Thank you! Cathy

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  14. LOVELY images, Laura! I love this time of year for all the contrasts... Love the bright blue sky paired with all the gold and rust of leaves... Happy Autumn. :o) Great to catch up with you! I've been offline a few days having some fun, just now surfacing! Happy Weekend ((HUGS))

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  15. Gorgeous sky and beautiful fall leaves!

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  16. Beautiful pictures Laura - i love the brightness and the colors ! Wish you a happy weekend ! Greetings from Liva

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  17. Wonderful shots of the colorful leaves against the vivid blue sky.

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  18. The beautiful red and blue here captures so well this changing of the seasons... Beautiful Laura!

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  19. I awoke this morning, thinking how it's getting so much darker, yet immediately remembering the spring, and how excited we are to have this same amount of light in the mornings! Autumnal joy, for sure!

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  20. your haiku has lifted me into the beauty of "a clear blue moment".
    there. that warm hold,
    welcome and needed.

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  21. Beautiful images as well as haiku. Loved it.

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  22. Wow how pretty! Loving the autumn.

    Happy weekend.

    Regards.

    xo
    Regina

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  23. Beautiful blue sky and wonderful autumnal poem!

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  24. Beautiful shots! Happy sky watching.

    Skywatch

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  25. That is one awesome blue sky in these photos. Great Haiku to go along with them as well.

    Much Peace

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  26. well penned haiku ~ autumnal blessings ~ lovely ~ gorgeous photography ~ (A Creative Harbor)

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  27. Lovely! You should submit this on Orange You Glad It's Friday, a meme dedicated to the color orange! Can be found here Hope to see you there!

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  28. How can you not just love the fall colors!!

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  29. Nice contrasts and details♫ Happy week-end♥

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  30. Fall is probably my favorite season. The changing of the leaves and all the color that brings just lifts my spirits.
    Your images are all lovely but the last leaf shot with it's lovely texture is capturing my attention!

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  31. Beautiful! I love your photos and your haiku~
    They paint how gorgeous this season truly is!
    My favorite :D

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  32. This is why I love Fall so much, the stunningly beautiful colors.

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  33. Thank you for taking me along into the clear blue.....x

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  34. Beautiful captures of the changing season!!

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  35. Oh, I LOVE the orange against the bright blue! Beautiful images!

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  36. the contrast between the deep blue and the orange tones of the leaves makes for a stunning look.

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  37. Perfect fall photos, such a wonderful time of year.

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  38. first I viewed the pix, and I thought 'boo-hoo, here comes winter'....then I read your haiku, and thought 'that's right - autumnal blessings, so, Joanne, have some damn gratitude'!

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  39. Really lovely autumn colors, beautiful compositions very interesting, I really like.

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  40. Yes..you caught the colors of fall..I need to get out to find some in my area..Michelle

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  41. Simply beautiful...an ordinary miracle....my favorite season. Thank you for sharing. Be safe and be well.

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  42. Stunning captures. Thanks so much for taking the time to share.

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  43. Wwonderful photos, Laura! Thanks for visiting my blog.

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  44. Beautiful! I love the last picture!

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  45. Sorry for being so late on this 'haiku round'... but now I have time to stop, look and are amazed by your photo and haiku! Beautiful!

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