Thursday, August 28, 2008

Skywatch Friday: High in the Mountains

Gardner Canyon, Sonoita, AZ 8-17-08

High in the mountains where I want to be
the morning sunlight falls on me
and casts a softly slanting light
across the meadow after night,
when dew drops twinkle in the day,
the stars of heaven fall this way.
~Kathiesbirds (July 25, 2008)

View my other Skywatch Friday post at Sycamore Canyon.

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  1. Such beautiful words to go with an amazing photograph. I love the little tree perched high on the top of the hill!
    Mountain Retreat

  2. Hi kathie Nice Sky Watch!!! Great colors in that sky and the lovely green contrast. Gardner Canyon looks like a great place. cheers.

  3. You have pretty surroundings. Nice.

  4. The way of fortune is like the milkyway in the sky.... Wonderful capture for skywatch! Mine's up too hope you can drop by, asking for your vote too... thanks a lot! Happy weekend

  5. A real beauty. I like them both.

    My Sky Watch post is at Canon Pixels

  6. Just beautiful, such vibrant colors.

  7. Excellent photo. Beautiful colors and framing.

  8. The stars of heaven will probably fall there. You paint beautiful wide open spaces.

  9. Katie, what a lovely skywatch landscape with a poem to match. The scenery is so beautiful, small
    wonder you were inspired!

  10. I've missed you for a while now. Glad I ventured back. Your photo and especially your poem are lovely!

    You're now bookmarked and in my regular rotation. SOMEday I'll be organized...(we can always dream, can't we???)

  11. Kathie: I must have missed this last week and it would have been my loss if I didn't visit. Inspiring poem and photo.


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