Spring flowers
autumn moon
summer breezes
winter snow:

With mind uncluttered
·  this is  ·
the finest season!

-Wúmén Huìkāi

Solstice skies

Long, lazy days, just right for paddling about in a quiet pool (lower left),


dining in relaxed comfort with loved ones


“… afloat ‘twixt earth and firmament …”

and reflecting on transitions both vast and local:


(Aerial images courtesy of Dante and Daddy. Quote from William Tennant.)