"Shroud of Ice"
Mother Nature amazes us with her antics. She sends us storms and rainbows. Winds and clouds. She protects, yet destroys. Early spring in Indiana is proof of Mother Nature's indecision. Robins return, buds emerge, and the air warms. But one early spring morning nature mixed cold with rain. An emerging bud on a beech tree was nurtured by moisture, then encased by ice when temperatures fell. One moment being...more »