“Suddenly she was seeing the buds on the cherry trees around her; she could feel the energy packed within them, a bouquet of fireworks whose fuse had already been lit. She could smell them, too, a subtle essence of pink and lollipops, the sweetness deepened by the scent of the slowly warming earth below them.”… Continue reading Cherry Blossom
Singapore where the national flower is an orchid was the inspiration for this year's 17th annual orchid show at the New York Botanical Garden and it sure didn't disappoint. I love to see the kaleidoscope of thousands of spectacular rare and iconic specimens of orchids on display but because of the crowds I was a… Continue reading Orchid Show 2019-Singapore
Spring is finally here! Actually, it came a few days ago and what a beautiful day today is here in New York! All the snow is gone and everything is fresh, not exactly green yet but warm, almost 50 degrees. Spring is a time of re-birth, of re-mergence, a promise of warmer weather to come.… Continue reading Spring 2019
“Minds are like flowers; they open only when the time is right.” - Steven Richards
Untermyer is a beautiful almost secret historic 45 acre garden offering peace and tranquility in the City of Yonkers NY. It is nestled on the Banks of the Hudson River and hidden behind a giant wall. It is a dream for historians, photographers and garden lovers. Untermyer is open to the public and it is… Continue reading Secret Garden
“Nature gives to every time and season some beauties of its own.”- Charles Dickens
Anyone who’s ever gazed out at a beautiful sunset or a flowering mountain range can feel in awe at their own nothingness. We are compelled to stand there and look, listen, breathe and perhaps take a picture for the memory. I have no specific goals with these photos except that I loved taking them and hope that you enjoy them as much as I did.