For me, it has been flowers that have caught my eye and given me pause from the world’s painful stories this summer.
A photo essay on hiking in Tortolita Mountain Park in suburban Tucson, Arizona, during an abundant wildflower season
Wisconsin nature photographer J. Marion Brown captures moments the rest of us miss and reminds us of the beauty and power of paying attention.
“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on trees, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”― F. Scott Fitzgerald
Spring in the marsh is about patience and attention to details. While elsewhere, the crocus, daffodils, and tulips are in colorful profusion, spring has a more austere arrival in the marsh.
“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” — Hal Borland. Borrowing from the example of the seasons to navigate change.