Central Plateau, North Island

Central Plateau, North Island
View from a friend's farm

Tuesday, 31 December 2013

Tomorrow , a sky will dawn, for the New Year

 

Morning sunrise in January

Chestnut tree in morning sunlightTussock grass on the Central Plateaustream colours & shadows

 

Sunset colours October 2013

My wishes to all my friends,  for the New Year , from D Simone,

 

“May Light always surround you;
Hope kindle and rebound you.
May your Hurts turn to Healing;
Your Heart embrace Feeling.
May Wounds become Wisdom;
Every Kindness a Prism.
May Laughter infect you;
Your Passion resurrect you.
May Goodness inspire
your Deepest Desires.
Through all that you Reach For,
May your arms Never Tire.”

 

Greetings, from Jean

19 comments:

KB Bear said...

Wonderful photos. Such gorgeous warm light. And wonderful wishes for the new year. I wish the same for you, my friend.

TexWisGirl said...

that's really beautiful. as are your photos. the rich tones of the grasses is my favorite.

happy new year to you!

Linda said...

Jean, what beautiful photos and such an inspiring post. Happy New Year to you!

Barb said...

I love the light in your photos, Jean - especially as it flames the Chestnut tree. Thank you for sharing the beautiful poem - it's all I can hope for in the New Year. Happy day!

Susan Heather said...

Wonderful photos and poem. Happy New Year to you and yours.

Our photos said...

We wish you a pleasant year change
Until next year
RW & SK

Janet said...

Happy wishes to you for the new year as well.

Georgia said...

Jean, thanks for a year of blogging friendship, encouraging thoughts and pictures. Happy New Year.

Nancy Claeys said...

Happy New Year Nancy! I do love the poem you included. Inspiring me to do good things in the New Year. :)

Carol Mattingly said...

Wishing you a wonderful and healthy New Year Jean. Carol

Ela said...

Beautiful collection of photos.
Jean, I wish you Happy New Year !

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Lori Skoog said...

Beautiful Jean! May you and your family have a very Happy and Healthy New Year! Keep those gorgeous photos coming...

eileeninmd said...

A gorgeous way to end 2014, lovely images! Happy New Years to you and your family!

sophie...^5 said...

✰¸¸Happy ♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸✰¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪New¸¸✰¸¸ Year
2014•*¨*•.¸¸✰¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪ Peace ♫♪ JOY ♫♪ and a ✰¸¸ Healthy Year ahead☆☆☆A♪♫•*¨*•

All the best in 2014!!!

Ron

Karen said...

Oh my Jean, how beautiful! I love the tussock grass. Thanks for visiting Beep's blog. Happy New Year to you and your family!

Our photos said...

Happy New Year, Jean!
Big hug, RW & SK

Jim said...

Jean, beautiful sun-filled photos and I loved the poem by D. Dimone. Thank you for this....it warmed my spirit.

Here I Am Carrie said...

Happy New Year to you. What wonderful words to live by thanks for sharing.