sunrise-crop1200x500-08232014 It’s always easy to bask in the glory of the sunrise at the beach. The colors just seem to burrow inside your head and touch your soul.

The beauty just seems to demand that you raise your eyes and look, and pause, and wonder. When the pelicans glide by, you always have to smile. It’s like seeing a group of people who are just having such a good time together… and you want to join them.

BUT, if you don’t LOOK DOWN, there are all sorts of beauty to be missed in the moment. Here’s what was by my feet:

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