The blending of fall
October 13, 2021
The heart of fall is upon us. It is easy to spot because it is characterized by the grand entrance of varieties of colors. The colors have been there all along, the chlorophyll of the plants masking the vibrant hues within the leaves. When cooler temperatures and fewer daylight hours are present, the chlorophyll cells die and fall color becomes a certainty.
Another sure sign of fall is found in textures and colors as they blend with one another. For a brief period the greens from summer and the colors of fall co-exist in happy coincidence. Those few days are filled with expectation as...