Wistfully she twisted towards the sunlight. She grew sideways but always kept her eyes on the prize. When at last she reached the sunlight her sideways journey straightened out and she offered up her buds to soak it up. Her journey was hard. Most of her fellow weedlings were allowed to grow straight up, fast as arrows. But because of her winding path she developed acrobatic flexibility and talent that they do not possess. She is stronger now because her path was more difficult.

Please come back tomorrow for a new “Weed Image of the Day” and let me know which ones you like.

We and our weeds are so much more than what we first appear to be.

This entry was published on March 15, 2012 at 6:54 pm. It’s filed under Flower, Nature, Photography, Project 365, Sunlight, Weeds and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Follow any comments here with the RSS feed for this post.

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