(Reno, NV) A too-early morning followed by a too-long flight, through Phoenix this time, to Reno. But now, in the evening, I’m relishing daylight savings time – a long, slow fade to the day, and plenty of time after supper to savor it.

photo: amaryllis bud
The amaryllis is teasing us now with its slowly developing bud. I caught it yesterday in the sun, reminding me of one of those pictures of a developing fetus. Lit from within, you can see the bloom taking shape as the top of the bud parts ever so slightly, to breathe.