I love my cousin Cindy, and not just because she always seems to know when I need a dozen white roses.
I can hardly write without fresh flowers in my office, but the drought in our area has made for slim pickings in the garden this past month and the mums and Japanese anemones aren't quite ready for cutting yet. That made this bouquet of snow-white darlings doubly welcome when they arrived on Friday afternoon.
Click on the photo to make 'em grow.
On a more serious note, the blogosphere's buzzing with talk of Hurricane Katrina, and this morning Terry Teachout has put together a very helpful collection of blogs and other sites that are being updated regularly.
I've been praying, of course.