|Columbine in Fern Valley Photo: LAM|
Sadly, I don't think the visitors who come to the Arboretum looking for peace and serenity much appreciate what I have gone through to become so skilled at leaf blowing. They seem to resent the noise and me-- even though I've managed to avoid getting dirt in their eyes and in my own... so far.
|Bleeding Heart Photo: LAM|
|Cercis Canadensis Redbud Photo: LAM|
|Magnolia Blossom Photo: LAM|
I can't help but think about the circumstances of my first day last year. How things have changed. How fast a year has flown by. How lucky am I to get to return to this wonderful place a little more experienced and still excited about weeding?
|Magnolia Stellata Photo: LAM|
All the usual suspects are back for the spring and soon there will be a string of new interns. The lunchtime stories should abound. It's a bit quiet now, but it's still early.
"Wisdom begins in Wonder" --Socrates