Another popular flower which is filled with danger is the BLUEBELL. The Scottish name for the plant is ‘Deadman’s Bells’ for to hear the ring of a Blue bell is to hear one’s death knell. The bluebell is one of the most potent of all faerie flowers, and a bluebell wood is an extremely hazardous place to be- a place of faerie-woven spells and enchantments.
photos by satorifoto of russia’s lake baikal. at 25 millions years old, it is the oldest freshwater lake on the planet. it’s also the most voluminous, holding one fifth of the world’s freshwater, and the clearest. from january to may, the lake completely freezes over, allowing trucks to drive across it. (more lake baikal photos)