This is a visual positive affirmation:
(green things on Flickr)
There is life out there that isn't covered in an old, tattered sheet, blowing in the wind, and there will be more. I really appreciate the hardiness of herbs and lettuce in the winter. Thanks to my tireless husband, the well pump and drip lines are all in place, ready for the garden. All I need now are seeds and spring. Come on, Persephone!