From the Archive: Demonstrate Your Kindness, China

Planet China. © www.thomaspickard.com

Planet China. © www.thomaspickard.com

Both photos were taken at an historic fort on the old Silk Road route in western China.

It is ironic that grass and flowers are so important these days, given the very same fort had a history of expelling people and leaving them to fend for themselves, in what was pretty much the wild west of China, way back in the day.