Tag Archives: snowstorm

After The Snowstorm

We have entered the bi-polar phase of late winter: fluctuating between the manic joy of encountering signs of spring (yesterday’s blog post) and then the decline into another depressive snow storm, less than 24 hours later. I saw a picture … Continue reading

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Color Therapy: Yellow

Mother Nature in her winter costume showed us (again) who is boss. In the last 24 hours, she dropped 15 inches of fresh, fluffy snow, here in the mountains of Virginia. The rest of the East Coast in the US … Continue reading

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Juxtaposition (I)

There are many contrasts and unexpected pairings in this picture: 1. Source of creation: man-made vs. nature-made. 2. Size: small structure next to towering tree 3. Shape: angular, block-shaped barn vs. the vertical trunk and river-delta branchings of the tree … Continue reading

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Snowstorm Safari

Sometimes, when they tell you to stay inside, that’s really the best time to be outside. Can’t let a good snowstorm go to waste…not with brandnew winter tires on the car and a willing driver-husband…. Snow was coming down fast … Continue reading

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