Beauty and Surprise

John O’Donahue writes, “The wonder of the Beautiful is its ability to surprise us. With swift, sheer grace, it is like a divine breath that blows the heart open” (Beauty: The Invisible Embrace, p. 7). I was surprised multiple times during this photo shoot of white aging peonies. The photos reminded me of river currents, desert spaces, angel wings, cosmic light, foggy mornings….

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