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Today

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by Viktoria Vidali on March 4, 2013

in General,Monthly Image Post,Poetry

After the cold, gray days of winter, our eyes are often surprised by Spring’s early messengers: bulbs poking their heads from out of the rich soil; new buds forming on flowering plants; blossoms of ornamental plum scenting the air; the pastel beauty of a single rose refreshed by the morning dew. Spring is the planet’s most powerful symbol of renewal.

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The Amen! Of Nature

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by Viktoria Vidali on November 2, 2012

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The Amen! of Nature is always a flower ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes

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June Rose

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by Viktoria Vidali on June 4, 2012

in General,Monthly Image Post

You love the roses – so do I. I wish
The sky would rain down roses, as they rain
From off the shaken bush. Why will it not?
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A Pocket Full Of Posies

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by Viktoria Vidali on July 19, 2010

in General,Weekly Post

I don’t know whether nice people tend to grow roses or growing roses makes people nice. ~ Roland A. Browne

After meeting Tessa Sabankaya, owner of Bonny Doon Garden Company – which recently moved from its kiosk location outside Bookshop Santa Cruz into Fair Street New Leaf Community Market – I’d opine that nice people tend to grow roses.
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Iridescent Rose

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by Viktoria Vidali on July 19, 2010

in General,Weekly Image

Have you ever come upon an iridescent rose or is there even such a thing?
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That Which We Call A Rose

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by Viktoria Vidali on May 24, 2010

in General,Weekly Image

by any other name would smell as sweet. But what if its name were …
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A Place To Sit

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by Viktoria Vidali on April 19, 2010

in General,Poetry,Weekly Image

Don’t go outside your house to see flowers.
My friend, don’t bother with that excursion.
Inside your body there are flowers.
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The Hand That Gives The Rose

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by Viktoria Vidali on March 3, 2010

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The fragrance always remains in the hand that gives the rose. ~ Heda Bejar

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Glorious Splendor

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by Viktoria Vidali on January 29, 2010

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The Flower, so small, whose sweet fragrance fills the air,
Dispels with glorious splendor the darkness everywhere.

German translation:
Das Blümelein, so kleine, das duftet uns so süss,
Mit seinem hellen Scheine vertreibt’s die Finsternis.

From the German carol: “Es ist ein Ros entsprungen”  ~ Anonymous

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One Of These Days

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by Viktoria Vidali on July 21, 2009

in General,Weekly Image

One of these days I’ll go with you. One of these days I’ll do it. One of these days I’ll stop there – I’ve always wanted to see that place, but… continue reading …

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