• Spring is in the air

    14 days ago - By Urban Sketchers

    I always know spring is in the air when I can't take a walk without stopping several times to sneeze. It's a small price to pay, though, to see fresh buds giving trees a haze of pale yellow-green and to smell flowers just beginning to open. And now, in Seattle, pink trees are everywhere, and I'm chasing them as fast as I can.
    This time last year, the pandemic was fresh, the enormity difficult to grasp, nearly unfathomable. At the height of my anxiety, I found solace in trees continuing to blossom, the birds going about their mating business as if nothing were amiss - as if the whole world...
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