Categories Quirks and Quarks Post author By markthegrey Post date April 4, 2021 No Comments on The purple coneflower sings “Of what is past, or passing, or to come.” WB Yeats, Sailing to Byzantium Share this:TwitterFacebookEmailMoreLinkedInRedditPinterestTelegramLike this:Like Loading... Tags Yeats poetry wildflowers By markthegrey I am a biologist, author, poet, professor, and parent. I nest in Aurora, IL with my spouse and about two to four kids. View Archive → ← Thoughts and Prayers Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (Address never made public) Name Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.