Sleeping Jewels

Amid the strife, pain, and rage inducing events of the world there are also small wonders to behold – if one is wise or lucky enough to find them.

Sleeping Insects Bejeweled With Dew

Macro photographer Miroslaw Swietek was wise enough to find these sleeping jewels and capture their beauty and we’re lucky enough that he shared the images with the world.

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2018 Mother Nature Wall Calendar (Mead)
Sleeping Beauties: A Novel
The Beauty of a Darker Soul: Overcoming Trauma Through the Power of Human Connection

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2 Responses to “Sleeping Jewels”

  1. alloporus Says:

    Fantastic images and with the bonus that the presence of these jewels is a great indicator of the health of the environment

  2. jonolan Says:

    I suppose that they could be such an indicator, but it seems a small sampling to make any judgements from.

    Thanks for stopping by!

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