Spotted this last week, growing next to my front walkway:
I planted that flower myself, last fall.
Now I’m going to admit something that will probably alienate all fifteen of my readers: I really like to garden. Oddly, I don’t have the reasons that I typically read about; I don’t love the feel of soil in my hands. Soil’s dirty. It’s essentially dry mud.
But I do love beautifying a space. I can take a
It reminds me of a sermon I heard once, in which the speaker suggested that humans have essentially two great callings: To make things beautiful, and to keep things beautiful. Creation and maintenance.
I think he was right.
And no, I don’t have a strong ending for this entry. That’s it.