Wednesday, March 19, 2008

~"Awakening"...


~Avalanche yawning after a nap amongst
the daffodil's..
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~Springtime is the land awakening.
The March winds are the morning yawn.
~Lewis Grizzard


~Awake thou wintery earth~
Fling off thy sadness!
Fair vernal flowers, laugh forth
your ancient gladness!
~Thomas Blackburn, (An Easter Hymn)



~Moss, lilies, thyme, & roses....all showing
hint's of spring!


~Avalanche basking in the sunlight in the
bay window enjoying a beautiful March day
looking out into the garden and thinking
awww....Spring is near !
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16 comments:

~Gina Cuff said...

Truly amazing photographs,Catherine!

Gillian said...

Nice name for a cat. I love that!
Great photos...!
Not sure how you found me but thank you very much for your kind comments on my post today.
I don't know a thing about football!!! But I LOVE gardening!
xoxo

Bimbimbie said...

Hi Cat, your garden is just awakening and mine is ready for a good prune, but I hate doing it whilst there is still some colour and lush green growth *!*

Digital Polaroids said...

Catherine, thanks for your wonderful comment. I also enjoy Quin's blog, and ENVY your flowers!

joey said...

Cleaver post, Cat! Spring has sprung ... wishing you a beautiful season filled with delightful surprises. Hugs ...

Mireille said...

Your cat is so beautiful and it's sure is really well at home...
bravo for the photos and the composing...
à bientôt

Ida said...

Lovely cat! :)
Your collages are so beautiful!
I can see that we have pretty much the same climate. Your Columbines below looks just like mine, the buds and the flowers.
The pictures from the snow in my previous post are not from our area. We were visiting the hills in Hardanger. ;)
Wishing you a HAPPY EASTER! :)

Old Wom Tigley said...

Avalanche.. is a great name for a cat.. it amazes me the names for pets.. may someone should do a post on that. :o)
Another beautiful set of pictures, the flowers are pretty.. and I bet a real tonic at this time of year.

Catch you again soon
Tom

quintarantino said...

Great name for a very charming cat ...
Are those tulips I see there?

Easter Greetings.

Wurzerl said...

Dear Cat,
love your cat collage!!! Today here it's snowing!
Wishing you Happy Easter
Wurzerl

GMG said...

Great shots!
Thanks for your comments at Blogtrotter, where I finished my Greek Islands 2006 adventure with a post on Cretan Towns! Since it's Easter time, also made a post with some lousy pictures on Easter in Prague (1997) at Revival 90s.
Enjoy your Easter Eggs and have a great long weekend!

Moi said...

love the anticipation you build for spring through your collection..and Avalanche is the cutest!!! :)

Kari & Kijsa said...

Have a fabulous Good Friday!

blessings,
kari & kijsa

Gardagami said...

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Katarina i Kullavik said...

Springtime - is there a better time of year? And to top it all up - your cute little cat!
Happy Easter! /Katarina

Geraldine said...

Your kitty is soooo cute. Love the photos and again, the presentation is amazing. Hope you will stop by both of my blogs soon. I am adding you to my blogroll, you have a wonderful blog!

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