I won’t say I have triumphed over my camera/computer connection, because I haven’t, but I have at least figured out how to get pictures from the camera to the computer without involving a second computer. So, behold that poor adolescent Romanesco broccoli that froze before it could grow:

The fragile heart of a doomed vegetable

I’m reading a depressing, though good, book (Passage by Connie Willis) and my mood is kind of sad at the moment, but I still see this little sprout as a hopeful sign. Maybe next year I’ll get one to the size of a golf ball!