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The Glint of Green

“Yesterday the twig was brown and bare;
To-day the glint of green is there;
Tomorrow will be leaflets spare;
I know no thing so wondrous fair,

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Photography

Spring's Ode to Van Gogh

Experiencing spring in one of the world’s temperate zones for the first time in 14 years excites my senses in similar fashion to the way artist Vincent Van Gogh must have felt upon moving from Paris to the colorful countryside of Arles in southern France in 1888. 441 more words

Nature

It's a Spring thing!!

We made it! Winter is slowly retreating and while some years there has been the odd cameo appearance of snow in April, we can only think positive. 287 more words

"The woods put forth their blossoms"

The woods in Spring

“Now every field is clothed with grass, and every tree with leaves; now the woods put forth their blossoms, and the year assumes its gay attire.”  (Virgil)

Photography

Signs of Spring!

Location: West River Road at Lake Street Bridge

I went out in search of evidence that spring is coming – and there were plenty of signs. 33 more words

On the far edge of Spring

We hung the sunshade yesterday
golden and bold above the back porch.

Songbirds sent territorial calls soaring heavenward
hoping the fiery sun would come out to play. 30 more words

Haiku/Poetry