In honor of Daylight Savings Time, my feet not being cold because of this beautiful spring weather, and the headache I have for the same reason (spring = pollen in Georgia), tonight I leave you with the beauty that lifted my heart today. So my black vehicle might be green from the coat of pollen… Continue reading In Honor of DST
Tag: the smell of springtime
Ode to Spring and Welcome
Though I complain about the pollen that turns everything an interesting shade of yellow or green and has my nose and sinuses on the run, little can lift my spirits from the quiet contemplative state of winter like the appearance of the blossoms in the spring. The glimpse of beauty bursting open, seemingly from out… Continue reading Ode to Spring and Welcome
What the Gnats Are Really For
When I was on my evening walk, possibly exercising my arms and lungs more than any other body part--as I waved and blew at gnats--I realized I couldn't open my mouth without risk of swallowing those ever-present insects. It was when I looked around, mouth shut tight, that it occurred to me. If only for a moment or two. … Continue reading What the Gnats Are Really For
Y’all just look at that purple!
Sunday afternoon found us at my Aunt's house. A place of sanctuary and peace for me. Maybe partly because it's a place to go that Mt. Washmore doesn't threaten to take me down nor is the sink threatening to erupt from all the dirty dishes. But mostly I think it feels that way for me… Continue reading Y’all just look at that purple!