First (only?) snow of winter

“All snowflakes know is snow snow and snow.”
Uri Shulevitz, “Snow” Continue reading


Winter Walk


Last Friday, we took a walk through a park that is somewhat near our house. We hadn’t explored it much and I was trying to find a playground within it for my son. It’s large enough that there surely is one, but we didn’t find it. Instead, we found a serene, chilly walkway, all dry grass and bare branches, winding alongside a narrow stream with lots of koi fish and plenty of pigeons huddled nearby.