Tag Archives: winter landscape

Snow: Co-Creating the Story

I was planning to spend today very differently, but it just kept snowing and snowing. By mid-afternoon, about 10 inches had completely transformed the landscape. Surrendering to the new shape of my day, I took my camera for a walk … Continue reading

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Ice Blossoms & Crystals: Details of a Winter Day

When the fog lifted around noon, ice blossoms garlanded the trees glittering in the winter sun. I knew I had a short window left before the hoar frost melted and the magic would be lost. So I set aside today’s … Continue reading

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Sunday Stills: Cold as Ice

Here is the poem again, if you cannot read it on a small screen: Bare Bones Frozen night slides into hazy blues. Trees and grasses holding in standing firm. Stiff outer armor Soft dreaming inward Waiting knowing waiting Bare bones … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday (3): Depth of Winter

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