On this day in 1914, President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation asking Americans to Celebrate Mother's Day. This is from my friend Carol's garden, for Mother's Day. Thank you Carol!
"And so our mothers and grandmother have, more often that not anonymously, handed on the creative spark, the seed of the flower they themselves never hoped to see -- or like a sealed letter they could not plainly read. -- Alice Walker, "In Search of of Mothers' Gardens"