Winter Morning

December 14, 2017 (348/265)

"In the rush of early morning, When the sun burns through the gray, And the wintry world lies waiting, For the glory of the day..." - Louisa May Alcott, "Merry Christmas," 1876


August 2, 2017 (214/365)

“To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, one clover, and a bee, and revery.” - Emily Dickinson

[This is not clover, but it'll do!]


June 6, 2017 (157/365)

"Now Nature hangs her mantle green on every blooming tree, and spreads her sheets o'daisies white out o'er the grassy leaf."- Robert Burns, On the Approaching Spring

Spring Green

April 25, 2017 (115/365)

"Nature’s first green is gold, her hardest hue to hold. Her early leaf’s a flower; but only so an hour. Then leaf subsides to leaf. So Eden sank to grief, so dawn goes down to day. Nothing gold can stay." - Robert Frost, Nothing Gold Can Stay


October 16, 2016 (290/366)

“Softly the evening came. The sun from the western horizon like a magician extended his golden wand o'er the landscape; Twinkling vapors arose; and sky and water and forest seemed all on fire at the touch, and melted and mingled together.”- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Evangeline