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April Air Stirs In~

ivonprefontaine:

There are some great images of flowers accompanied by hopeful and spring-like quotes. Enjoy.

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April air stirs in
Willow-leaves…a butterfly
Floats and balances~
Matsuo Basho

Ranunculus (Please click to enlarge).

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The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year?
Mark Twain

Rock Rose

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Behold, my friends, the spring is come: the earth has gladly received the embraces of the sun, and we shall soon see the results of their love-
Sitting Bull

Rose of Sharon

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Spring has returned. The earth is like a child that knows poems~
Rainer Maria Rilke

Lions Ear

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With the coming of spring I am calm again~
Gustav Mahler

Foxglove

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April has Put a Spirit of Youth in Everything~
William Shakespeare

Peace Lily

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In the spring, at the end of the day, you should smell like dirt~
Margaret Atwood

Mexican Evening Primrose

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Why not get some dirt on your hands, and everywhere else too???  Hope the joyful blooms of spring…

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About ivonprefontaine

I have been an educator for almost 20 years. Prior to that, I worked in private industry for 15 years, then returned to university to earn my education degree. For the past 11 years, I have been a co-creator of learning in a unique, progressive, alternative educational school of choice. Currently, I am engaged in a doctoral program at Gonzaga University in Spokane. A main theme in my learning there has been the roles of systems thinking, complexity theory, and organizational theory, and how they apply to education generally and the learning environment I share with students, parents, and colleagues.

6 responses »

  1. I am honored by you Ivon, and truly appreciative. Thank you so much for this generosity and thoughtfulness. I am a consistent admirer of your blog and it message of mindful kindness. Cheers to you my friend & namaste!
    Cindy

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  2. Beautiful vibrant colors of spring.

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