The puddle, on the other hand, reminds me of paintings by Robert Motherwell or Elliott Puckett, with these broad, calligraphic gestures.
I could do drawings like this. Wouldn't that be amazing, to do an ink drawing based on this:
(All of these ice photos are taken with the Lumix as I'm still trying to get my nerve up to take the Nikon outdoors. I'd better get moving or winter will be over!)