It's really too early for crocuses, yet. This year it's warm early and the bit of snow we had a couple of days ago is almost gone. I have to be on top of the time. Crocuses bloom and are gone- I might have to make an excuse to visit my friend and her old-time hillside, soon.
been attracted to water forever. Did we get wet? Of course we did. It wasn't our fault when we accidentally stepped in a hollow and the deeper water. The field wasn't exactly level.
I'm not actually from the Ozarks and this isn't a picture of the Crick (that's what we called it and I don't know why). It's a couple of kids on my dog walk but you can see the fun they're having in the water that has collected. It reminded me of the long-ago Crick and joyous spring's arrival is
I've been married a long time and often write about everyday events.