Dec 14, 2015 – [Monday] The Places I Called Home: West End rainbow

Glasgow, Scotland, taken on December 6, 2015

You have to experience the rain in order to welcome the rainbow, but 3+ weeks of rain is too much. C’mon, Glasgow. But OK, you gave me a lovely rainbow, which I haven’t seen in a while, so I forgive you. But did you really have to start raining again 5 minutes later? Sigh, I will never understand you, Glasgow.

May 10, 2015 – [Sunday] WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Forces of Nature

Glasgow, Scotland, taken on May 8, 2015

I suppose in Glasgow, one of the most experienced forces of nature is certainly rain. Although it gets depressing at times to see rain every day, sometimes it brings with it some little surprises. Hidden in a corner by the entrance to my office, these leafs held on to some jewels left behind by the rain, and sparkling in the morning sun, they looked like gems on a velvet patch. So beautiful.

Apr 03, 2015 – [Friday] Anything Goes: Hope of spring

Glasgow, Scotland, taken on March 14, 2015

Now that the flowers on the tree outside my office building is almost in full bloom, we have some hope that spring is finally here in Scotland! As a result, I am quite happy every day as I walk by this tree. This is, of course, neglecting the fact that we had a day of four seasons (rain, snow, hail, sun, wind within the same day at 10-minute intervals) just a few days ago… 😛