Posts tagged ‘matilija poppy’
We define hope not as something you have, but something you do. You can see what you want to choose. You take a step and then another step, and you join people who are making that a reality. With that understanding of hope, active hope… Hope is a verb. It was a verb. Then, you are acting, even when you’re feeling hopeless.
– Joanna Macy
Dryness promotes the formation of flower buds…flowering is, after all, not an aesthetic contribution, but a survival mechanism.
– Ann Haymond Zwinger, The Mysterious Lands