A snowflake growing

 

Ice crystals can act like seeds in the right conditions. As the temperature drops, they spread into the surrounding water and expand outwards. This post was inspired by another one by blogger Rashmi of Rashminotes‘. Artwork by GIF artist Konczakowski.

Credits: Konczakowski and Tumblr via Giphy.

The shell of the glass star

I thought of the soul as resembling a castle, formed of a single diamond or a very transparent crystal, and containing many rooms, just as in Heaven there are many mansions.
Saint Teresa of Avila

 

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