Tag Archives: snow

P is for Persistent Snow | #AtoZChallenge

Persistent Snow Persistent snowfall Covering walkways and roads; Spring wears her white dress. Theme: haiku poetry about life and nature Photo my own (April 16, 2018)

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L is for Lunar Trifecta and Land Forgotten | #AtoZChallenge

Lunar Trifecta Lunar trifecta: Supermoon, lunar eclipse, Once in a blue moon. Read about the Rare Lunar Trifecta of 2018 Land Forgotten Midwinter lingers, A land forgotten by Spring, Benumbed by the snow. Theme: haiku poetry about life and nature

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Day 25: Today’s Christmas Song

The final post of Today’s Christmas Song for 2017 is a double feature consisting of The Holy and the Ivy by Mannheim Steamroller and Merry Christmas & Happy New Year by Enya, both with delightful scenery. Best wishes for 2018! … Continue reading

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Day 15: Today’s Christmas Song

Today’s Christmas song is for my daughter Terra, the dancer, (and me, the once-upon-a-time violin player): Carol of the Bells by Lindsey Stirling. Carol of the Bells Lindsey Stirling Last year on this day

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Day 5: Today’s Christmas Song

Today’s Christmas song is What Child Is This by Lindsey Stirling. Enjoy the soft snow and winter scenery. What Child Is This Lindsey Stirling Last year on this day

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Haiku Sets: Let the Holiday Season Begin!

Preparations at the North Pole Holidays coming Reindeer gath’ring on tundra Elves repair the sleigh Santa fatt’ning up Choc’late dispenser installed Sawdust on shop floor Northern Lights shimmer Sleigh bells ring, lights adorn pines Merriness and cheer Closer to Home … Continue reading

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Winter Moods — Haiku

Winter I. White panther stirs fear, Snowy jaws open to kill: Winter slinks nearer. Winter II. Backlit snowflakes fall, Floating glitter in sunlight– Diamonds from Heaven. More haiku

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May All Your Halloweens Be Brown

Where we live, it’s not a question of whether Christmas will be white, but whether Halloween will be Halloweeny. Except for ghosts and cobwebs, you can’t have white on Halloween. Duh. This: Slide show (5 photos) “The bushes, ablaze with … Continue reading

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Spring Is Not Available in Your Area — But It’s Happening Somewhere! | #AtoZChallenge

Spring isn’t available in Alberta. We’ll have to try later. Fickle spring Most of April has felt like early March. It’s April 23rd, and once again we wake up to several inches of snow on the ground and a wind … Continue reading

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+10°C = +50°F -14°C = +7°F -24°C = -11°F (wind chill)

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