The March (and April!) of spring and . . . Happy B-day to Mike!

These photos are of a particular tree at Union Square as it came into bloom beginning in late March; as I type on May 8th (Happy Birthday Mike!), the blossoms have all given way to luxurious big green leaves . . .

March 30, 2011

April 9, 2011

and . . . a week or so later!

Interestingly, each of these was taken on a different device: the top one on an “iTouch,” the second on a phone, and the third on an actual camera!

Coming soon: full report on the 5-Boro bike ride!