Now is the flip-side of winter. Six months ago the land was level and white. Now the native cup-plants rise eight feet above the ground. The tallest migratory birds (egrets, herons, and cranes) have returned to wade the wetlands and stand at attention as the summer marches past.
Gene R. Stark
A teacher, farmer, trapper, and greenhouse grower. He writes about the outdoors and the people and culture of rural America..