I felt Florida's zesty salty air, jewel tones, rushing ocean sounds, sea creature neighbors, its dense places, quiet and loud, teeming with life of all kinds, welcome me home like dear old friends. The best part of course was being with my family, every moment with them treasured, every moment with them refreshing, like Florida.Read More
Oh, to behold citrus with the leaves still attached, to have toes peeking out of sandals, to wear white blouses and airy skirts, and to walk on the beach! I've been dreaming of all these Florida things, and I'm lucky because I am going to Florida in less than two weeks! I will pull oranges from the tree in my brother's yard, build sandcastles with my niece, and shed all of winter's layers. What have you been dreaming of?