As a newcomer to the clear blue skies of the Southwest, I was agog at the sight of the bright moon floating in the day. Here a gibbous moon sails above the arroyo filled to overflowing with the bright yellow chamisa blooms.
Moon at Noon
16 x 20
The morning sun has hastened the blooms in the arroyo, and the moon, just past full, is powerless to add life or light, is nontheless beautiful in its remote presence.