I Hear Lake Water Lapping with Low Sounds by the Shores….

DSC00148

I hear it in the deep heart’s core- William Butler Yeats

(Please click to enlarge).

DSC00166

We are spending the holidays with our family at pristine Lake Tahoe in Northern California.

DSC00115

Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America.

DSC00112

It is the second deepest lake in America, reaching depths of 1,645 feet.

DSC00145

It is known for it’s pristine clarity.

DSC00165

We are in a draught now in California, and although there is snow, there is not the typical 8 or so feet of it closing roads and making the lake almost inacessible.

DSC00141

The lake views in winter are particularly beautiful!

DSC00140
Perhaps the truth depends upon a walk around the lake- Wallace Stevens

DSC00102

Cheers to you from Lake Tahoe, the skiing/boarding is not optimal, but the lake is purely divine!

134 thoughts on “I Hear Lake Water Lapping with Low Sounds by the Shores….

  1. You know, it’s funny Cindy. When I think of California I think of Sunny beaches, congested freeways & Florida type weather! These last two posts of yours have been real eye openers for us & shown us a whole new side of California. And since it’s our dream to move to Washington State, we can truly enjoy the beauty of a state that has similar landscapes!! Truly magnificent~ 🙂

    Like

  2. Oh Cindy, thank you so much for all these wonderful photos. You fill our hearts with energy and beauty. I do love lakes, and of course these serie has touched me a lot. Here is a poem to thank you – in french – hope you dont’mind, I will post it on my blog today – for you! 🙂
    Kind regards and thanks again for SHARING. FGM
    (When I need inspiration, I just have to look at your blog 🙂

    Qui sait voir les beautés du monde
    Voit la Beauté du Père
    Il envoie en ce monde
    Ceux et celles qui le pourront

    Pour mettre au coeur de tous ses enfants
    Un peu du baume qu’il nous faut
    Pour essayer d’être meilleur
    Et de venir à Lui le coeur pur et léger

    For Cindy
    FGM

    Like

    • Le poème est si exquis! Il capte si bien ma philosophie de vie. Je suis rempli de gratitude pour votre gentillesse et votre appréciation pour votre talent! Merci beaucoup pour cette gentillesse extraordinaire! Hugz a vous je vous remercie beaucoup. Votre bonté m’encourage! ❤ ❤ ❤

      Like

      • Chère Cindy, c’est exactement la même chose pour moi, je crois que c’est la magie, la joie et le miracle du mot “sharing”. Je suis simplement émerveillé par tous les trésors que les bloggers partagent. It is so inspiring. I think it’s because all that come from the depth of our hearts. You kindness encourages me too so much! Keep in touch 🙂 love! FGM

        Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s