The historical backdrop of circle/wheel imagery has pervaded many aspects of life in cultures throughout time with examples from religion, literature, psychology, politics, socio-economics, music and art. Speaking to profound contemplation is the mandala, an intricately designed geometric pattern of vibrant hues and textures and a tool used for reflection and edification in cultures throughout […]
So often ferns are found in darker mysterious places such as the swamp or the deep forest, and consequently they are found in areas with the most variable lighting. This series reflects the wonderful diversity of ferns as well as their associated habitats.
Palm forests disturbed with digging and debris, spooky oaks overwhelmed by spanish moss and lichen, black vultures ominously gathered in crowds, and menacing alligators on the shores. Surely, Hell must look like this place! Or so I thought on my first visit to Myakka River State Park. Almost ten years later, I am of a […]