Monday, June 23, 2014

can we call it summer yet? ...

we went to visit my family
just south of Spokane
on the edge of the fabulous rolling hills of the Palouse

what you see here is our last day

... as we were leaving

>..  thee only day of sunshine  ..<

do not be angry with the rain
it simply does not know how to fall upwards
Vladimir Nabokov 

non the less ..
the trip home was marvalous

a 6 hour trip filled with
waterfalls and wild flowers

just living is not enough
one must have sunshine . freedom . and a little flower
Hans Christian Andersen

pluck not the wayside flower
it is the traveler's dower
William Allingham

You belong among the wildflowers
You belong in a boat out at sea
You belong with your love on your arm
You belong somewhere you feel free
Tom Petty

Splendid Mt Rainier showed her pretty head
to the natives she is Tahoma
mother of many waters

Cascade Range .. and Dragon's Back was a good ride..

new in the little ZiBagz shop

the phoenix hope
can wing her way through the desert skies
and still defying fortune's spite
revive from ashes and rise

♦♦ Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

She is mine own,
And I as rich in having such a jewel
As twenty seas, if all their sand were pearl,
The water nectar, and the rocks pure gold.

♦♦ William Shakespeare 

for we put the thought of all that we love 
into all that we make 
J.R.R. Tolkien 

enjoy ~


Dawn of LaTouchables said...

Your trip back home--what visuals!
Rain--cannot fall upwards. I love the Tom Petty quote...
Beautiful new work, Lisa. X

windrock studio said...

How absolutely gorgeous! I would have been sad to have the drive come to an end, such beauty. And, as always, the new bags are glorious!

andrea creates said...

such a cute mini bag!

we are definitely having the midwest version of summer lately-hot, muggy and thunderstorms-how i miss the west coast!
your drive looks beautiful :)

Lisa Graham said...

Oh my goodness...these quotes! The one about rain not being able to fall upwards...LOVE.

Your views look like heaven.

Your love.

Yael said...

Hi Lisa, you had a good time - no wonder in such magical and beautiful landscape!
Gorgeous new bag, pretty little pouches!

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