Tag Archives: Winter

Always a Head Wind!

Wind in the corn Wind in my ears Wind in my face Always a head wind!

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First Day of Spring/Last Day of Winter………Lest We Forget!

First Day of Spring/ Day of Winter………Lest We Forget!  It would seem that we have been reminded that the season is not over!

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Morning Dog Walk: Sunday April 29, 2012……..Winter still hangs on

The sun is bright, the Trilliums are budding and the White Throated Sparrow is singing But the wind is from the North and is cold, there is frost in the moss, and ice covers the marsh Winter still hangs on … Continue reading

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Winter’s Monochrome

Everything is pink, gold and rose Winter’s monochrome With the lens of a sunrise by RSR

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Signs of Spring……..We Stored our Snowshoes!

Yes we have already stored our snowshoes, but I am quite glad we still have our winter tires on the car! The birds are out despite the white groundcover We had Fox Sparrows join the Redpoles, Junkos and other birds … Continue reading

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Pre-dawn Silence

The surface re-froze overnight The crunching of my boots in the snow Breaks the pre-dawn silence by RSR

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Signs of Spring…….Not Always Flattering!

Driving into the shop yesterday and today I was impressed how much snow has disappeared! Signs of Spring: The amount of snow melt The amount of grass showing in the fields behind the house The re-frozen puddles along my trail … Continue reading

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Walking into the Sunrise

The re-frozen snow crunches under my feet Crows and Red Winged Blackbirds call from all points Walking into the Sunrise by RSR

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Signs of Spring………..They Continue!

Aside from the melting ice and snow and the muddy back roads there are some more signs. The numbers of Redwinged Blackbirds has really increased! Saw my first Robin this morning over breakfast. All of a sudden he was there … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring……….They say its coming!

Apparently the 21st of March is traditionally the first day of spring in the temperate zones in the northern hemisphere. What ever day it is, it would seem that there are some things that would indicate that the season is … Continue reading

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