I’ve been thinking about the color yellow for months but have just realized that, in nature, in New England, it brackets the LONG season of winter. Our winters defy the boundaries of astrological seasons. Winter catches up with us in November and finds us still waiting for spring in April. The herald of these changes is yellow. 


“Cleanliness is next to Godliness.”  – First recorded in a sermon by John Wesley in 1778

“Clean up! Clean Up! Everybody clean up!”– kindergarten song


Definition: Of the color between blue and yellow in the spectrum; colored like grass or emeralds.