Big rain last night, big green up today. The birds and frogs sing joyously as I look out into the forest at its emerging green carpet and leafy wallpaper of living trees.
Spring has come to the woods and its sights, sounds, and smells are glorious!
I joined the critters outside for my late afternoon T'ai Chi Chih practice. It's inspiring to see how much the world around me came alive overnight (including a brand new crop of flies that didn't exist yesterday).
My practice flew by in the midst of this incredible bounty. I feel thankful to be inspired by the burgeoning new life that grows up out of the dirt of the earth and the ground of my being....