...everyday beauty

...i was sitting in theater arts in 10th grade, lazily flipping through a spring issue of "town & country" when i saw an ad... i have no idea what they were advertising, but there was this ungodly profusion of delicate ivory blooms elegantly sitting in a massive vase. they were hydrangeas. the most beautiful thing i had ever seen. i couldn't turn the page. that was such a tiny moment in my life, but i haven't forgotten it. i'm tempted to be corny and say that i changed a little that day, but no... i think, rather, that their beauty just awakened something inside of me... being allowed to appreciate something beautiful, wherever you may find it, is a blessing. and if you think about it, there is beauty in everything.


craftymarta said...

Jessica, welcome back, it have been ages. It is easy for me to communicate thru the blog. I have been sooo busy with the possibility of moving really soon . I enjoy your posts much more that Facebook, I tried and don't like it. Do you know how soon are you coming? Where are u going to stay? I will call, tried to, today. Blessings, Marta.

BeeSwanky said...

SO good to hear from you. Missing you and sending great big hugs your way! XOXO AMy B.

mizdarlin said...

It's so true that vagrant moments can possess you, and as you say, awaken something..
Like a scent that can take you instantly back to a time and place, these moments of realization are precious..thanks for sharing it.

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