I wrote this in 2015 when we still lived on Siesta Drive.
Marshmallow Chicks for Real © Molly Lin Dutina 2015 It’s the time of year bakers make cupcakes with green coconut frosting a marshmallow chick on top. Deck banisters are lightly coated with frost Six goldfinch in spring plumage not yet brilliant summer yellow wait for chance at the feeder. Hill in background covered with King Edward daffodils. Bakers have nothing over reality!
I once called goldfinch in summer plumage “Flying daffodils.” Look about you. Never know when you, too, will discover a …. and just now the tapping on the window screen … revealed right next to me a young goldfinch in full summer plumage picking insects from the edge of the screen. Oh my! He surprised me!! pink feet and all!! At least I think it was a goldfinch! No camera nearby.
“And He who was seated on the throne said, “Behold, I am making all things new.” Also He said, “Write this down, for these words are trustworthy and true.”Revelation 21:5
“For as the soil makes the sprout come up and a garden causes seeds to grow, so the Sovereign LORD will make righteousness and praise spring up before all nations.”Isaiah 61:11
…treasures in plain sight! June, 2022