The Vernal (or Spring) Equinox occurred today. Basically, it marks the beginning of Spring and therefore a time of renewal or rebirth.
Trees, plants and other such living things come out of dormancy, "springing" back to life – as it were. In the animal world, those creatures that have been in hibernation "wake up."
The weekend will also be a time of a type of "re-awakening." (more…)