Cocoon

I feel like I am emerging from a cocoon.  In this case the cocoon was a 7 month long Pacific Northwest Winter – over 100 inches of rain since October and counting.  I really am grateful that the drought in the rest of California south if us has been declared over.  But I am more than ready for this long rainy winter to end.  The good news is that we are starting to get a few sun days in between stints of Spring showers.  Our yard is starting to come alive in flowers.  The camellias and native azaleas are blooming and so are the bluebells.

My English husband looks for these blooms each year to remind him of fields of them in his native Yorkshire when he was a boy.  Right now I am grateful to be sipping a glass of merlot as the sun baks through the clouds and lights up the corner windows as I write this.  Happy Spring all!!

Advertisements

About ro848

knitter...spinner...reader....dog lover....community volunteer....ocean....forest...rivers...mountains...coastal...dreamer...gardener....writer....

Posted on April 16, 2017, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

The ways of the whorl

wherever the spinning takes me

Doodlewash

Adventures in Watercolor Painting and Sketching, Watercolour Magazine, with Charlie O'Shields

a fresh drawing everyday

since october 2010, I´m posting a sketch per day

textile dreams - fibery wake up

all about fun and frustrations with everything fibery

Tialys

Life and Creativity in the South of France

english girl at home

A Sewing & Knitting Blog, Made in Birmingham, England

Blue Stiggy

Michaela Bere - Textile Artist & Hand Embroiderer

Modern Scottie Dog

a blog for Scottie Dog Lovers

The Adventures of Indy and Lucy

Journal of exploits and escapades of two Scottish terriers

Discover

A daily selection of the best content published on WordPress, collected for you by humans who love to read.

Mark Lipinski's Blog

Where creative people can be themselves. . . at last!

Frayed at the Edges

Just a crafty gal who wants to share lovely things with you

Fringe Association

Knitting ideas, inspiration and free patterns, plus crochet, weaving, and more

nanacathydotcom

Yarn, Yorkshire and All Manner of Wonderful Things!

Pattern and Outrage

cloth, justice, writing and food

%d bloggers like this: