I like to range the woods for inspiration, mushrooms or running from time to time. If you take your time and keep your eyes open, you can see and hear a lot you usually wouldn't.
camouflage - find the frog !
a little pond
moss covering dead branches. There's legends about moss people. Looking at the various ways moss can grow, you'll grasp what inspired folks to make up these stories. it feels like the forest grows strange and lively green hair.
fungus always has it's place. Fungi are the secret rulers of this planet. There's fungus in our bodies, walls, food, beds, ... everywhere around us. The largest living creatures of this planet are fungi; there's even fungi that can feed on plastic and other synthetic materials.
more hair ?
and dead roots on a deracinated tree, let's have a closer look
I was instantly intrigued by these beautiful roots
and the moss that grows on them. I'll have to find a way to preserve these for deepwood tabletop terrain, for if I don't
they'll rot anyway. Fungi, bacteria, beetles doing their job.
yet more water
and another tree that fell. here's the top