The lack of distraction makes you notice the details that might otherwise pass you by.
I walk backwards and forwards under these beech trees, past this mossy dry stone wall nearly every day. A little bit of overnight rain gave a shine to everthing that made me stop and stare.
the trees have a muscular quality to them - like elephants' legs
the moss makes the most beautiful miniature lansdcapes
I'm sure there's a special word for this in Japanese