Spring Is Not Available in Your Area — But It’s Happening Somewhere! | #AtoZChallenge

Credit: Jon Burch

Spring isn’t available in Alberta. We’ll have to try later.

Fickle spring

Most of April has felt like early March. It’s April 23rd, and once again we wake up to several inches of snow on the ground and a wind chill of -6ºC (21ºF).

April 23, 2017, in Central Alberta. This is a colour photo.

While Spring plays hooky and I swim in stress during the last week of taxes, I’ll share some warm, relaxing thoughts:

Hanging Loose in Hawaii

“Hang loose. You’re in Hawaii.” When it took three full days to unwind from the frenetic pace of the mainland world, it became apparent that Hawaiians knew something the rest of us had forgotten: how to relax. Read the rest of my travel article here.

At the International Marketplace in Waikiki. (Photo my own.)

Hanging Upside Down in the Dominican

My son doing a flip on the beach.

Spring Has Loaded in Ontario

Spring in Ontario, April 23, 2017. Photos by Martina Blaskovic.

A sure sign of spring in Ontario: Trillium, Ontario’s provincial flower, April 26, 2017. Photo by Martina Blaskovic.

All the posts of the Official A to Z Blog Challenge theme: Components of Literature

S is for Synecdoche

T is for Telling the Tale

About Eva Blaskovic

I am a multi-genre author of literary fiction, fantasy, and paranormal, and writer of non-fiction articles on parenting, writing, education, health, and travel. My background encompasses both the sciences and the arts. I teach at a specialized clinic for learning disorders and mentor young authors. In addition to writing and teaching, my passions are weather, Indian food, gardening, and music. I have played eight musical instruments and spent many years immersed in taekwondo and karate. In my youth, I was an avid canoeist. I was born in Prague, Czech Republic, grew up in the Great Lakes region of Ontario, Canada, and moved to Alberta in 1988, where I raised four children.
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