Tag Archives: winter

Sunday Stills: The Long and Winding Road

This long and (partly) winding road represents to me the year 2014 as it is coming to an end. A first snow covered our mountains for a few days before spring-like temperatures melted most of it in two days. For … 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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Winter Solstice

Winter Solstice At the end of a sullen day, frozen into grey monotones, the clouds open to reveal an unexpected gift: lemon zest and spring butter yellow, gleaming gold, ochre sand dunes, egg yolk orange and pumpkin spice. Sun rays … Continue reading

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