Saturday, September 7, 2013

Essence de Pluff Mud

Tidal Creek, Edisto Island, SC  © Doug Hickok  All Rights Reserved
(Velvia slide film)

At low tide, a salt marsh creek reveals

 a gooey layer of pluff mud, 
rich in decaying organic matter
 and smelling of rotting eggs. 
It is the fragrance of the Lowcountry...
Oh la la!

1 comment:

  1. A singular image, Doug. (Glad we can't smell it over here!)


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