July 15, 2005
1 - Number 138
a trusting little boy's hand, resting in Sam's.
Sam and I were walking along the boardwalk in Wakodahatchee
Wetlands earlier this week and on that particular
afternoon Sam chose to use his walker as an aid. We
passed a beautiful little boy, probably 2 or 3 years
old, who started pointing inquiringly at the handle
of Sam's walker. Then he and Sam reached their hands
out to each other.
With a little encouragement from his parents he repeated
this action so that I could capture the above photos,
as well as some others. See Inquiring
Hand and Grasping
With these photos I wish you a weekend of inquiry
and loving connections.
Where might you find some new, or old, things that
you can bring to it or them a childlike joy of inquiry,
discovery and enjoyment?
As I wrote the last statement, I had the thought that
this is what makes so many of my photos work. It's
the discovery of new things that excites me and invariably
causes my camera to come out, especially if it's a
So, what excites the child in you? Pay attention to
it this weekend. Make it a great one.
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