Gertie’s Bloom Share this:Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... 6 thoughts on “Gertie’s Bloom” Add yours It’s gorgeous! Love the brightness and color. Well done, Pam! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you!! It’s so saturated because it was full sun. Usually a death sentence, but this time, golden. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Some colors demand full sun! I know conventional wisdom says full sun is bad, but when treated with respect, it can be incredibly useful. So says the person who spends most of her day in a room with muted light. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Oh, I do too! Too hot down here to open the drapes/blinds to the heat. 😉 LikeLike Reply It’s a blessing and a curse to be okay with staying in a room of muted light. It’s comforting when you’re sick or depressed; it’s a place of refuge when you just need quiet; and it’s usually the coolest room in the house. Don’t think I’m not a fan of the Great — or even the merely okay outdoors — Outdoors bc I do love being outside. I love the way my skin carries the warmth of the sun for hours after it has set. I love sitting around a campfire with friends. I love going for walks, taking in nature as I go. But I also really enjoy my subtly lit room (I like it even more now with my lingering headaches). LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Once again I wasn’t emailed when you replied! Maybe it’s a Gmail thing. You’re so right, though. As much as I love the outdoors… and sometimes the only thing that makes me feel better IS the outdoors…. the cool, dark room has its uses. I’m sitting in one now, peering out through a blind that is slightly askew. It’s bright out there and I’m not ready for it… yet. 😉 LikeLike Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.