In The Days That Remain
Celandine, Chelidonium majus, growing out of a honey locust tree trunk.

Celandine, Chelidonium majus, growing out of a honey locust tree trunk.

Wild ginger, Asarum canadense.

Wild ginger, Asarum canadense.

Collage.

Collage.

Leaves of the trout lily.

Leaves of the trout lily.

Bloodroot in the Black Rock wood, taken this morning. Spring finally springing!

Bloodroot in the Black Rock wood, taken this morning. Spring finally springing!

geopsych:

A stone I saw in the woods, with a little clear crystal in it.

geopsych:

A stone I saw in the woods, with a little clear crystal in it.

The creek in the woods. The black slate showing underneath is why the wood is called Black Rock.

The creek in the woods. The black slate showing underneath is why the wood is called Black Rock.

Me, waving to my Tumblr friends while at the woodland spring in the early morning. 

Me, waving to my Tumblr friends while at the woodland spring in the early morning. 

Poor photo of an eastern phoebe in the nearby woods this morning.

Poor photo of an eastern phoebe in the nearby woods this morning.

A big chunk of white quartz covered with moss.

A big chunk of white quartz covered with moss.

Water pouring over stones. These pictures are all from my walk in the woods yesterday.

Water pouring over stones. These pictures are all from my walk in the woods yesterday.

Beetle on tree trunk.

Beetle on tree trunk.

Buds of the hepatica, Hepatica nobilis. Most years they would be in full bloom or even finished by now but the long snow cover slowed them down.

Buds of the hepatica, Hepatica nobilis. Most years they would be in full bloom or even finished by now but the long snow cover slowed them down.

Red-winged blackbird in a pussy willow by a cattail wetland. (All of the pictures posted today are from my walk to a nearby park.)

Red-winged blackbird in a pussy willow by a cattail wetland. (All of the pictures posted today are from my walk to a nearby park.)

White-bellied nuthatch (left) and chickadee (right) in flight, in a sycamore maple tree.

White-bellied nuthatch (left) and chickadee (right) in flight, in a sycamore maple tree.