Blackberry Blossoms, photograph by Michelle Tennison
Is there … anything more charming, more fruitful and of a more positively stimulating nature than the commonplace?
— Charles Baudelaire, Salon de 1859
What is prayer?
I see a purple flower underneath some vines on the long, long walk to you.
Q&A Session Mary Ellen Binkele and Michelle Tennison, (1999)