The weather’s just so nice these days; in the Midwest, you need to take advantage of such days, as severe weather, whether too hot, too cold, or too wet is the norm. Normally around here we have perhaps two weeks every year of pleasant weather, the reason so many people born here end up in California, Washington, or Oregon.
I was out walking this evening — such evenings bring to mind the quote from Henry Thoreau’s journal: “I imbibe delight from every pore.”
Here are a couple of photos from my walk. The first one is of a plant which has taken advantage of pavement cracks:
Then there was a cool back-lit scene of some sort of wheat-like grass surrounding a brick sidewalk. I like the brick sidewalks in this town, which most often feature a herringbone pattern:
I hope you have had a nice evening as well!