By Sister Barbara Jean “B.J.” Franklin, ASC
When the cold and snow of February proved that winter was not really over, we faced the things we don’t like about winter: bone-chilling cold, hazardous driving conditions, cabin fever, indoor routines.
The avid gardeners among us have been poring over seed catalogs and the dog-eared pages give testament to the heart’s never-ending longing for Spring. But it’s winter here in the Midwest and we may as well appreciate the gifts that it brings.
Among my favorites are:
- Bare trees that speak of letting go,