Having an interesting chat with crystalsage has helped, too. We've touched on music and star signs; she knows much more about sign interpretation than I do.
I'm also starting to see spiders around. I like spiders, so I consider this Of The Good. I just saw one walking on the outside of a window.
Today Portland will get plenty of sun, and more warmth than this year has had before. I see a breeze: tree branches are jostling. Warmth is coming. Good things are happening. Good things can happen.
(And now I've reached the Gorillaz track "M1A1." Something just makes me smile about hearing that voice going "Helloooooo? Is anyone there? Helloooooo...")