In the dark I rest,
unready for the light which dawns
day after day,
eager to be shared.
Black silk, shelter me.
I need
more of the night before I open
eyes and heart
to illumination. I must still
grow in the dark like a root
not ready, not ready at all. - Denise Levertov (via observando)

Jean-Loup Sief - The Great Dune of Pyla, France. 1973

Asher Brown Durand – The Catskill Valley