Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Where the Wild Things Bloom

"You must not know too much or be too precise or scientific about birds and trees and flowers and watercraft; a certain free-margin, and even vagueness - ignorance, credulity - helps your enjoyment of these things. " Walt Whitman

It's spring wildflower time on Mackinac, a fleeting and ephemeral season, accessible only to those willing to walk the muddy trails - but deeply rewarding , despite the resulting need to scrape boots!