October 12 is National Vermont Day. The Hermit Thrush is the State bird.
Random Culture & Mind Tidbit
~ Bypass the brain’s tendency to focus on the negative and small, and at least once a day, shift from the microscope to the telescope. “In my dream, the angel shrugged and said “If we fail this time, it will be a failure of imagination” and then she placed the world gently in the palm of my hand. ~ Brian Andreas, “Imagining World”