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While the fire is burning… there is still beauty

While the fire is burning... there is still beauty

When I took photos of the veld fire on Saturday, I came across this beauty of our region- The Coral Tree
Erythrina lysistemon. It looked so beautiful and unharmed, while the fire was burning 20 meters away.

6 thoughts on “While the fire is burning… there is still beauty

  1. Die foto het my laat dink aan ‘n versreël uit ‘Ek wil’ (Antjie Krog, Dogter van Jefta) waar sy die blomme as ‘bloeiende handjies’ beskryf. Ek verstaan dat vuur goed en nodig is, dis net so verskriklik vernietigend. En ek wonder altyd hoeveel diere, goggas, voëls kon nie ontsnap nie.

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