This week, show us renewal.

A fern fiddlehead unfurls. Spring is here! Photo by Jen H.

“The ghostly winter silence had given way to the great Spring murmur of awakening life.” — Jack London

When I lived in South Carolina, fall was always my favorite season. It meant we were finally getting a reprieve from the relentlessly hot summers. I moved back to my native Ohio several years ago, and Spring has become my favorite season. For nature-lovers, there are few things more wonderful than the awakening of life after a cold, gray winter. Spring is a glorious green renewal.

A fern fiddlehead unfurls. Spring is here! Photo by Jen H.

This week, show us an image of an awakening. I’ve chosen a photo of a fiddlehead, the structure that rises from the ground, eventually to unfurl into the leaves of a fern. Those of you in the Southern Hemisphere are headed into autumn, and your environment is preparing for a winter rest. Your interpretation doesn’t have to be botanical in nature. I’m eager to see what you all share.

Show Comments


Close Comments

Join the conversation!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


  1. Good evening my brother and sister, it is true that the situation becomes more difficult and there is always a solution of life by bringing you a solution to all your problems:
    ✈🛳🚁🚗🚡🚝 trip
    🎭 spells
    🧐🤔 Exam, Study etc … Whatsappe Tel: +229 67518656


  2. It’s early morning in Würzburg. What’s a better way to start the day than to visit the popular Brandstetter Cafe? The staff still appear relaxed and friendly. More importantly, there’s less crowd giving you time to browse and select among the fresh baked goods on display.


532 Responses While this challenge is closed to new entries, we encourage you to visit the Reader to find other avid bloggers.