So, the small things were the big things all along | Southsea Green
As we approach May our green spaces are really starting to show us what miracles a little sunlight can do.
Seeds are sprouting, buds unfurling and shoots striving ever upwards. At times like these this extra light and warmth is a real treat as we all begin to appreciate the small things like never before, realising that they were the big things all along.
Sunshine can change our perspective, allow us to see things in a different light, but we must remember that when the sun doesn’t shine and our skies seem cloudy that the blue sky is still there.
Weather is transient, and these worrying times will too pass. As French novelist Marcel Proust once said: ‘The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking out new landscapes but in having new eyes.’
We can look forward, but there is still beauty right here and right now.