"Spiritual awakening is frequently described as a journey... We jump into it. We slide into it. We tiptoe into it. We move toward it however we can... Right down there in the thick of things we discover the love that will not die." -PC
"This one is at the top of New Zealand :)" -Empress*Ali
Check out her other shots here: http://www.flickr.com/photos/empressali/4530774920/
Cape Reinga, Northland, New Zealand
“Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.”
-Steve Jobs, Stanford commencement address 2005
Allegedly, Anastasia the Jack Russell terrier holds a Guinness World Record for bursting 100 balloons in 53.7 seconds! Check out her jumps and balloon pops above.
Check out another (hilarious) video of Anastasia jumping to pop balloons on National Geographic Kids: http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/kids/weird-wacky-kids/funny-videos-kids/terrier-balloons-kids.html
"Jump for the Love of it!
...middle of nowheresville requires a Jump in the salt 'lake' :)
If you find yourself in a Ute in the outback of Australia, you Must take it off road & try some exploratory jumping of your own!" -Empress*Ali
Check out her other Flickr photos at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/empressali/5306788818/
Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
"You never see a frog so modest and straightforward as he was, for all he was so gifted. And when it come to fair and square jumping on a dead level, he could get over more ground at one straddle than any animal of his breed you ever see."
-From 'The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County and Other Sketches' (1867) by Mark Twain
"My sisters boyfriend took this one of me on our family farm in WV. No one has lived there since the 70's!" -Brandon
“Audrey Hepburn, shot in a hedged garden, goes aloft with legs apart in an enthusiastic cheerleader manner that seems to fit her tightly wound, perfect-girl persona.” Credit: The Estate of Philippe Halsman/Laurence Miller Gallery
Reblogged from: http://www.nytimes.com/slideshow/2010/05/23/arts/design/20100524-halsman-6.html
“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.”