Today dawned cloudy, then quickly became a glorious, sun drenched, early spring dream. We have passed the equinox and the sun is higher in the sky. The remaining snow, and deep tree shadows, serve to amplify the sunlight, creating a dazzling, high contrast world.
About ten days ago I had eyelash repair surgery. Polio and age had taken their toll, giving into gravity and significantly reducing my visual field. Opening my eyes post surgery was a revelation! Then the swelling set in; now, as the bruising subsides, I can read, write, and see again, a least for growing periods of time.