On my way down the driveway…

I am fortunate to work at such a beautiful place that offers so much inspiration to students, teachers, parents, and yours truely.  The short drive down the laneway is picturesque each day, but each year there are a handful of days that I feel the need to stop at the top and take a photo – today was one of them.  The cellphone photo does not do it justice, nor does any SLR photo I have ever taken.  As I arrived this morning, Mother Nature directed me to pause for 2 minutes to admire the sunshine that was navigating through the now-faded colours of the Sugar Maples, the frost-tipped leaves on the forest floor at the edge of the driveway, and the emotion that excites me about the start of another wonderful day with classes…