I was not invited to the gathering, but I was not unwelcome either. Just as I was leaving that charming little beach town called Fairhope, something occurred to me and I stopped by this rather unassuming wharf. A last minute kind of a decision. One of those, that turn out to be so unexpectedly… Continue reading A silent gathering of seagulls & November 2017 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper!
He was looking for something since long as I kept on observing. Moments passed by. And somehow, those moments felt like eternity. It might be the same tree where there were branches and leaves in abundance once. And these two. But the days of autumn had dried out all of that. The tree was reduced… Continue reading The lost pair of finches – A tiny tale of Love + October 2017 Wallpapers/Calendars!
I know, you are singing. As I see the beautiful brass colored light of morning sun falling on that solitary flowery branch, I know, that right now, you are singing. And all I can do is to listen to this gentle song of yours with utter amazement... As the rhythmic sun-rays touch the coral glory… Continue reading A Sunlit flower branch & September 2017 Free Desktop Calendar Wallpaper!
"I have lost my smile, but don't worry. The dandelion has it." -Thich Nhat Hanh My free desktop calendar wallpaper for this August is dedicated to that little flower friend. That Dandelion. :) I have used the lemon green of the grass where Dandelions grow, and the soothing light blue of the sky where their… Continue reading You, Little Dandelion! – A Poem + August 2017 Wallpapers!
“He who does not answer the questions has passed the test.” -Franz Kafka A character of a story written by the 20th Century German Novelist Franz Kafka utters this line. The exact context of this statement within the story could be more specific to the characters and the situation, but this line holds true for everyone… Continue reading Pieces of a grand puzzle called Nature + July 2017 Free Calendar/Wallpapers!
"I never rushed to become anything that I was not. I chose, just, to be!" The shrub had replied to me. And with that subtle show of enigma it had got me thinking about who it was! Self-aware about my tendency to get pulled towards the not-so-obvious-looking things of beauty, I was not very much… Continue reading A Wise Forsythia & The Free Desktop Calendar Wallpaper for June 2017!
Mushrooms know when to show up! And more often than not, they appear right after something goes wrong...! :) I am not talking metaphorically, nor I am talking about any superstition or folklore. In its symbiotic life-cycle with a host tree, when that tree starts to die, the mycelium living under the soil below, decides to… Continue reading The Mushroom Landscape – An illustration + May 2017 Desktop Calendar Wallpaper Free Download
The Bark. The Blossoms. The Sky. Ever since I shot these gorgeous pink cherry blossoms a few days ago, these three colors are stuck in my mind. How soft & elegant they look when placed in one frame! To give justice to this subtle inspiration coming from nature, I created this line drawing using just… Continue reading Beneath A Cherry Blossom Tree! – A Poem & An illustration