Summer is coming

California doesn't really understand the concept of seasons. Most of the world thinks of hot and cold, changing leaves and budding roses. Seasons in California primarily mean longer or shorter days, and a just few rainfalls or none at all. But the quirky daylight savings time switch brings joy. An "extra" hour of daylight! Never mind that you could have the same thing by shifting your own schedule, it's a great feeling to suddenly have the option to be outdoors in the evening, and people here are noticeably happier for it. I usually get home in the dark and it's hard to be motivated. Yesterday, I was greeted with this gorgeous sight

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I was so excited that I spontaneously took a bike ride around the city before heading to the climbing gym. Amazing.