15 Feb

Life has a myriad of ways to leave you breathless.

sunset whangarei

Sometimes fear will suck the air from your throat.

deer at Zion

Sometimes grief will knock the air from your gut.

northlands, new zealandSometimes a full moon rising on the horizon will take your breath away.

almost full moon whangarei

Sometimes cold water will push the air from your lungs.

whangareiSometimes laughter can leave you gasping.

Sometimes love so big fills your throat and no air can squeeze through.

kids at whagarei

Sometimes filled with longing you may forget to inhale.

reotahi bay, whangarei

Once in a while you find a special place… you find somewhere you can breathe.

kiki and I whangarei

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5 Responses to “Breathe”

  1. Glen February 15, 2014 at 8:55 am #

    Oh WOW!! What a way to start the day!! Gobsmacked!! Absolutely brilliant Danielle.

  2. San February 15, 2014 at 8:54 pm #

    Sniff, drip, drip……. just gorgeous. Anyone who has a heart will be moved by this I swear… sniff…


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