It’s only when caterpillarness is done that one becomes a butterfly. That again is part of this paradox. You cannot rip away caterpillarness. The whole trip occurs in an unfolding process of which we have no control. — Ram Dass, Be Here Now
For a new year to bring you something new, make a move, like a butterfly tearing its cocoon! Make a move! — Mehmet Murat ildan
monarch emerging from chysalis
     “For a new year to bring you something new, make a move, like a butterfly tearing its cocoon! Make a move!”   - Mehmet Murat ildan
Happy New Year!

monarch emerging from chysalis

     “For a new year to bring you something new, make a move, like a butterfly tearing its cocoon! Make a move!”   - Mehmet Murat ildan

Happy New Year!

butterfly wing macro
“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”  -Wayne Dyer 

butterfly wing macro

“When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.”  -Wayne Dyer 

“Everyone should have themselves regularly overwhelmed by Nature.” George Harrison 

“Everyone should have themselves regularly overwhelmed by Nature.” George Harrison 

'fellowship'

'fellowship'

Once upon a time, I dreamt I was a butterfly…
Suddenly I awoke…
Now, I do not know whether I was then
a man dreaming I was a butterfly,
or whether I am now a butterfly
dreaming that I am a man.
Chuang Tzu 

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monarch on zinnia

monarch on zinnia

Beautiful and graceful, varied and enchanting, small but approachable, butterflies lead you to the sunny side of life. And everyone deserves a little sunshine. — Jeffrey Glassberg

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Red Admiral butterfly on Bladdernut tree

Red Admiral butterfly on Bladdernut tree