Miranda (mandydax) wrote,
Miranda
mandydax

  • Mood:
  • Music:

Spring Is Nigh

American robinI didn't get on last night and forgot today, but yesterday on the way to my car after work I saw my first American (red-breasted) robin of the year, a traditional sign of Spring. Other symbols of the fertility that Spring represents are brightly colored blue robins' eggs and rabbits. Sound familiar?

I cherish Winter, but am greatful to see the sun more hours each day. It really helps with the seasonal affective disorder.

The moment of the equinox this year is 6:34am CST. I figure that if you happen to be about 20 miles west of Lincoln, NE (i.e., the middle of nowhere), you can enjoy the synchrony of the moment of the equinox and sunrise. My Colorado friends will get the sunrise a little after and we in Iowa and Minnesota and Wisconsin will get it a bit after. Aim, maybe we can average it out. :)
Subscribe

  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

    I went with snakewich to see HP6 tonight. I know I'm parroting a lot of people, but "visually stunning" is a bit of an understatement.…

  • Happy Birthdays

    Harry Potter turns 27 today (assuming he survived Book 7, which I will not divulge here, but which I will divulge here: Harry lives. ). Joanne…

  • Aaaaaand Iiiiii'm Spent!

    All done, finished about 2:45. I could right a review (behind an LJ-cut, of course), but not a lot of people have finished (or started), and I'd get…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 3 comments