I was on my way to the garbage can outside. A routine task really. The tulips were way past their prime. And in the process of lifting the tulips up to toss them in, the stems hit the can’s rigid side. A surprise occurrence that rewarded me with a cascade of color, the petals falling onto the ground in random beauty.
Published by Hannah Keene
Author of ZebrasChild, a blog creating a community where those of us with immune deficiencies and other chronic health conditions can share our setbacks and triumphs. Photography, singing, writing, humor, and sometimes even denial are my greatest coping strategies. Also taking walks with my dog Zoe the miniature schnauzer and her best friend Teddy the labradoodle. View all posts by Hannah Keene