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Tuesday, April 05, 2005

A time to sow

There's something about Spring, isn't there?

The coldness slides off like the icicles from the roof, and slowly the sun begins to show it's strength. Green peeks up from hardened earth, and the titter of birds echo through the trees. Daffodils and Crocuses sprout up so suddenly we barely remember how barren the terrain was before they were there.

Then there's that itch. The itch to take part in it all. To be out in the sun and the blooming and blossoming. To watch the earth reawaken, to experience it first-hand, to be part of it. To revel in the growing, and living and creating.

It's an itch that goes beyond the desire to be outside.... it creeps into our offices, and onto our computer screens. You can see it in the number of blogs that appear each Spring... March and April - they're kitten months in the shelters and blog months on the internet.

(c'mon, haven't you figured it out yet???)

13 Comments:

Blogger Stitchy McYarnpants said...

"(c'mon, haven't you figured it out yet???)"

Amie, are trying to tell us something? Are you having your own personal "kitten" season? Now I'm all intrigued. It's much better than the crying-smiley blues!

5:39 PM  
Blogger Carolyn said...

Could it be? Would it be? I don't want to be presumptious, but who is that little yellow and blue sweater for anyhow!?!

6:30 PM  
Blogger Amie said...

ROFL - Sorry girls, no kittens in this house (the baby sweater really is for the baby whose picture I showed)... Since I wasn't clear above, how 'bout checking the archives down below???

6:45 PM  
Blogger Beth said...

Umm - is it a lemon?

7:03 PM  
Anonymous Shea said...

Happy "blog-iversary" hope to see many more years of your knitterly insights!

Shea

7:51 PM  
Blogger David said...

Okay, I didn't figure it out either--I cheated and asked--so I can't really comment on "it." But here's my obedient brotherly post for the day anyway. : )

7:51 PM  
Blogger Elisa said...

Yay! Happy Blogiversary! :) Blogland is better for your presence. :)

9:43 PM  
Blogger dragon knitter said...

is one of the cats having kittens? i don't get it either, lol

11:17 PM  
Blogger Jensgalore said...

Chalk up yet another person who thought you were announcing a pregnancy. You have to be careful with these things you know! All sorts of crazy rumors could start running around about you. :)

8:38 AM  
Blogger Leslie Shelor said...

Happy blog-iversary! Have really enjoyed the Spinning Wheel and your site since I discovered blogging, not very long ago!

2:38 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

How do.
Happy anniversary to a wonderful cat loving, dog loving, GB loving, beautiful blog woman ^..^
XOXO
Martha

5:08 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm going with giving birth while nude mud-wrestling. Or I suppose a happy anniversary!
sallyjo

9:59 PM  
Blogger ann said...

Happy Blogiversary - and many happy returns!!

man oh man, you had us all going there for a minute

9:53 AM  

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