04-29-13 Rite of Spring

I would be the first to say that my crocus photo is nothing to write home to Mom about. But these flowers are significant to me for two reasons: first, they are the first flowers to appear in my wife’s garden this spring. And given that we have endured a fairly long winter here in…

First Flowers

Finally, after what seemed like an endless winter, the snow is almost gone and the first delicate crocus are pushing up through the bare earth. This flower shot isn’t anything new on this blog but these flowers are only a few days old. And to me they stand as a symbol of good things to…