Spring is surely coming!

It snowed about 15 inches this morning here in Virginia. I decided to go for a walk in the snow before the last of the white bliss melted. I have a “secret” spot in the woods I go for solitude. It is the same place I took the pictures of the heart shaped trunk trees (see Valentine’s Day post). Today, despite the snow I found the first of the wild spring flowers blooming. Yellow daffodils smiled at me, despite the recent storm.

spring is coming mspics 113 mspics 114 mspics 116Awake, thou wintry earth –
Fling off thy sadness!
Fair vernal flowers, laugh forth
Your ancient gladness!
~Thomas Blackburn, “An Easter Hymn”


About Armed with Truth

Hello! My name is Kat. I currently teach English as a foreign language in China. I decided to leave my job in law enforcement about six months a go to pursue a career in teaching. I just finished a bachelors degree in criminal justice. I have also finished four semesters at Liberty University in my Masters of Human Services. I am hoping to work with humanitarian work/missions in Asia as soon as I pay off my loans. I also have dreams of being a children's book author, someday.
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6 Responses to Spring is surely coming!

  1. Genevieve says:

    These are beautiful pictures. No wonder in some cultures daffodils are symbol of hope… šŸ™‚

  2. drybredquips says:

    Thanks for letting me know you liked “splitting headache” and for your great photos. Best to you.

  3. drybredquips says:

    Glad you liked “private thoughts.” Thank you and best to you.

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