2015040503, Lichen covered boulders in elm grove

San Saba County - Texas Cross Timbers

Lichen covered sandstone boulders surrounded by fallen cedar elm leaves (Ulmus crassifolia) contrast with the bright green of the new leaves on the cedar elm trees. The dichotomy is a metaphor for the condition of the human body at the end of life and the spirit's rebirth on another plane of existence.