We never know at the end of the day if we will see another sunset or sunrise, or when we kiss someone goodbye if it will be for the last time. With that in mind we can then embrace the moment as a sacrament, in it’s entirety, and without expectation.
Our lives are fragile. In the miraculous explosion of creation, the crystal dust that formed the galaxies also gave birth to life. There are bits of stars in us and like the universe we are in constant transformation. Our atoms flow back into the cosmos as we turn once again into particles of light.
This beautiful video was made by Dustin Farrell in his series on time lapse landscapes. It is definitely worth the three minutes it takes to watch it. It will uplift and transport you and make you realize what a privilege it is to be here on this wonderful spaceship called earth.
Dedicated to you sweet Robin, my “other daughter,” and such a big part of our family and life in Victoria- Our Robin who loved wide open spaces and looking through the telescope with me- who loved horses and adventures, our diving exploits and walking along Dallas Road cliffs with Arrow. When you finally moved back home to California, the bonds remained unbroken.
Your leaving us was so sudden. I’m so glad you were with your family and so happy we all got to spend time again together this summer. Still, I am unable to say goodbye, and so darling, Godspeed you on your next journey. We know you are dancing!
Your light shone so brightly though brief