Talking of Van Gogh…



…as I was recently, in A Sense of Wonder




these sunflowers were standing around on our kitchen table…

just brazenly showing off their magnificence…




blatantly asking – demanding – to be photographed….




So, of course I did.

We did this little photo-shoot – me and the sunflowers.

And perhaps I caught a glimpse of what inspired Vincent.

And perhaps this last picture, taken from outside, through our back door, 

tells us something even more important about this world, this life…



“Now we see things imperfectly, like puzzling reflections in a mirror, but then we will see everything with perfect clarity. All that I know now is partial and incomplete, but then I will know everything completely, just as God knows me completely”.

– Paul the Apostle, The Bible

(New Living Translation, 1 Corinthians 13:12)


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One thought on “Sunflowers

  1. […] 9.   Sunflowers are incredible, and I think I caught a glimpse this year of Van Gogh’s inspiration. […]

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