Do You Need to Update Your Dreams?

Yesterday I was walking home, admiring everything blooming all around me. Seattle is gorgeous in late spring and early summer. Roses the size of dessert plates bloom from cracks in the sidewalk; peonies bloom in yard after yard; and the honeysuckle here is vivid orange (and just as fragrant as the cream-colored kind). By June, magnolias are starting to bloom, and I stopped to smell a blossom as I pa