My Mother's Vase, Paradise Valley, AZ, August 27, 2014 © Marissa Roth
Time present tense
Stillness inspires memories, which flood past with the touch of
every piece of clothing or objet excavated from another box.
Looking back in order to look forward seems to be the mantra of
Awoke early this morning and witnessed the beams of sunlight and
reflected light creating this easy, yet ephemeral still-life. The purple
vase was my mother's. I always loved it, even as a child.
A soothing reminder that in spite of everything dark that passes before
Still there is beauty