One of my favourite tributes to spring by e.e. cummings:
whistles far and wee
and eddyandbill come
running from marbles and
piracies and it’s
when the world is puddle-wonderful
old balloonman whistles
far and wee
and bettyandisbel come dancing
from hop-scotch and jump-rope and
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Here’s an interesting article about e.e. cummings by Susan Cheever.
Writing Quote: “People who can’t afford to have writer’s block don’t get it. That tells you everything you need to know about writer’s block.” – Marshall J. Cook, professor emeritus, Division of Continuing Studies at the University of Wisconsin–Madison
Writing Tip: Start your work by asking a question and then trying to answer it.
Writing Prompt: Consider spring: its sights, smells, wonders, disappointments. What does spring cleaning imply beyond the obvious?