Recently a friend was grumbling about the March color scheme, which she was experiencing as "basic blah." The friend beside her protested. This was her mother's favorite time of year, because she could enjoy all the shades of brown. Here is a medley of March browns -- and one bit of green for St. Patrick's day.
"Instructions for living a life:
Tell about it."
Mary Oliver in "Sometimes"
I've taken on a prayer practice of looking for the moments of light in each day, whether actual or metaphorical, and then writing or posting photos of what I find.