The Death of a Leaf

The miracle and beauty of a leaf as it trembles in the breeze and soaks up its last rays of sun.


The Death of a Leaf

A dew drop balances on the tip of a dead leaf soon to tumble to the ground.

 

The Death of a Leaf

 

A leaf lives for a moment in time absorbing nutrients and sunlight creating oxygen.

 

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A dead leaf falls from a plant but nourishes the earth so that new growth can be created.

 

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A leaf has a purpose, a beauty in life but also in death.

 

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Look closely at how its colors change from green to tones of rust, red and yellow.

 

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A dead leaf forms, lines, curves and contortions that create wild and lovely shapes.

 

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The Death of a Leaf.

 

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~ by Patricia Turo on August 24, 2014.

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