Sow Ideas Like Sunflowers

Ideas are like sunflowers — they may arrive unannounced, and not all will reach full height.

a field of sunflowers under a cloudy sky

Our first crop of sunflowers was a gift from unseen forces-a bird, perhaps, or a squirrel? The seedlings poked their heads up in the two raised beds in our garden-in and amongst the poppies, alongside the cosmos plants we had raised from seeds and planted in the bed.