Happy summer solstice!

In the Northern Hemisphere, sunlight lingers the longest today, enveloping you in a balm that’s deliciously warm. (In my mind at least.) How would you like to wade through the eddies of a lazy river?

I’ve always loved the way the water swirls and flows in O’Keeffe’s Chama River image, contrasted with the shades of red rock surrounding Abiquiu.

Chama River, Ghost Ranch, 1937 by O'KeeffeGeorgia O’Keeffe, Chama River, Ghost Ranch, 1937.

Chama River via TripadvisorThe inspiration, or a literal rendering.

(bottom photo via TripAdvisor user Chante_m, June 2009)


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