Wild (Round) Dance of the Roses

Have you ever noticed that the inside of many flowers is typically round? I am thinking about sunflowers, tulips, daisies, poppies – their shape is defined by layers of roundness. The round shape forms a circle; a circle represents the archetype of the Number One. One is complete in itself. One is whole. One makes a statement all by itself.

I started out with this picture of two roses adorning a prolific hedge sprawling along someone’s fence:

Two pink roses

Playing with the image, the rose’s circle shape begins to dance its very own wild rhythm:

dance of the wild rose

Have you danced with a flower today?

This post was created in response to Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Round.

About Beauty Along the Road

My name is Annette. I am passionate about nature, health, simplicity, self-reliance, truth, and life-long learning. Originally from Germany, I now live in Virginia, USA. I am a therapist, health coach, writer, photographer, and organic gardener.
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4 Responses to Wild (Round) Dance of the Roses

  1. Beautiful! What photo editor do you use?

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  2. Wonderful images for the challenge, Annette.šŸ™‚

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  3. Great job on the challenge, well done.

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