2020 has been what feels like a constant series of surprises, most of them not very pleasant for most of us. From lockdowns and border closings to always carrying a mask and missing out on museums and other indoor places where I’ve visited, it’s been a year unlike any other. Add in the runup to the Nov 3 US election, and it’s been stressing me out big-time. So today, join me as I retreat to my happy places.
Try taking three slow, deep breaths while you look at this image.
Now, three more. Breathe in the stillness, breathe out the turmoil in your soul.
Three more. See the colors, the textures, the beauty of this world with each breath.
Take care of your precious self in these precarious times.
If you want to use these or other photos as your screen background to help you unwind and relax, you can browse my smugmug gallery and download images for free, my ongoing gift to you. (Don’t click the Buy Photo button, look for the Download button instead, which may be on the left side or bottom, depending on your device or browser).
As long as you’re dancing, you can
break the rules.
Sometimes breaking the rules is just
extending the rules.
Sometimes there are no rules.