joilieder: I love weeping willows and their canopies. They’re the best to read or sleep under on a warm sunny day. You feel like you’re in your own little world and safe from everything. I know, I have an active imagination.
What a pity every child couldn't learn to read under a willow tree... Elizabeth George Speare November 21, 1908: American children's book writer Elizabeth George Speare was born in Massachusetts, 105 years ago today. Most of her historical novels, like The Witch of Blackbird Pond, are set in her native New England.