A Day Deserving of Preservation
January 14, 2013
“To make my days deserving of preservation, I have to give myself ample time for reflection and repose. . . . It feels as if such entries add an extra layer to living.” — Wendy Lustbader, The Unexpected Pleasures of Growing Old
These short winter days slip by so quickly, especially if it’s rainy, dark, and gloomy. Thank goodness this blog gives me the impetus to find something in my days to share with you, my readers. Sometimes it’s just the excuse I need to see what’s happening at the Volunteer Park Conservatory, which is a heaven-sent destination on a rainy winter day. The warm humid interior is a comforting contrast to the cold outdoors. Even if I do have to wait for the fog to clear from my camera lenses!
My eyes were soothed by patterns and graceful, curving lines on this particular visit. Here are a few photos: