It is amazing that only a few weeks ago I was preparing myself for the onset of the Cherry Blossom season here in Korea and all to soon I find that these delicate little flowers have almost diminished for another year. Continue reading Cherry Blossom and Spring Flowers
The Internet could go into melt down over the coming weeks as spring begins to sweep its way across the Northern Hemisphere.
As one of the many who go in hunt of those delicate little flowers that herald the transition from the slumber and thoughtfulness of winter to the hope of new beginnings that spring has to offer, I found myself out early with camera in tow this morning, hoping for more luck than my earlier outing this week to find new life in the dormant surroundings of Ulsan.
“Loveliest of trees, the cherry now
Is hung with bloom along the bough,
And stands about the woodland ride
Wearing white for Eastertide.”
A.E. Housman (from A Shropshire Lad, 1896)