Here, in the mountains and high valleys of Virginia, autumn colors have been intensifying over the last few days. Is there anything more spectacular than sunlight warming autumn’s red and golden leaves?
Autumn – thanksgiving for the rich gifts the earth has showered us with.
Fall’s tapestry of earth tones drape the landscape into a final warm embrace before winter knocks at the door.
And just like this leaf is suspended for a few fleeting moments in some dry grasses, the season displays itself in its expansive fullness – for a few deep breaths. Then, the cold winds and laws of change will move us to the next phase. Who’s afraid of change?
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