Wisterias that adorns the front entrance of my Mother's house are in full bloom. Peach blossoms in pink and red also greet visitors. Delicate and fleeting beauty of the flowers remind us to be mindful, to be in the moment and live life fully, counting your blessings with deep gratitude.
"Spring won't let me stay in this house any longer! I must get out and breathe the air deeply again."
-- Gustav Mahler
"Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems."
-- Rainer Maria Rilke
"Life stands before me like an eternal spring with new and brilliant clothes."
-- Carl Friedrich Gauss
"Spring, when the earth tilts closer to the sun, runs a strict timetable of flowers. "
-- Alice Oswald
Aloha -- Cathi