It’s easy to become blase about our natural surroundings, and to take for granted that which others may no have the privilege of experiencing on a daily basis. Where I live, red gums are prolific: indeed, I live in a town with a river (barely larger than a creek) which is thickly bordered by red gums.
Out collecting firewood in a farm paddock, I often like to take a moment to examine the tree which has shed limbs that give us warmth. One particular tree yielded up these images (and dozens more) just on one branch.
How about some tiles like these in your kitchen?
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