Took a walk in a local park with a small lake and came across several unexpected treats for the eyes. I don’t know what this flower is called, but the deep purple is so beautifully rich that I had to take a photograph and share it.
Then, a group of kayakers worked their way around the lake. The gentle paddling and smooth waves added a sense of serenity.
A little further down the path we came across this guy’s skin. The reptile must have shed recently because the skin was entirely intact. Fascinating how snakes exit their outer layer of skin to rid themselves of parasites and give them room to grow.
Came across another flower which caught my eye. Again, I don’t know the name…obviously I am not a botanist or gardener, but I do appreciate the unusual and the beautiful.
Then, we arrived home to be greeted by our bright friends, the Black-eyed Susan’s. Not bad for an half hour walk in the park. May your walk in life produce joyful moments.
Gorgeous images, Michael. I am fascinated by the snake skin– you can practically see his expression left intact! Love your Black-eyed Susan. 🙂
Appreciate your kindness and viewing my blog. The Susans make me happy !
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Wonderful collection! That intact snake skin is a great find!
Thanks Denise, the skin was an unexpected treasure!
The walk was a pleasant reward after working all day.
Hoping the best for you and your business the rest of this year !
Offers a great reflection of your day out Michael – and that snake skin wow