All posts tagged: Cold

It’s that time of year again…

  The start of the Wide, Wide World of Wonderful, Winter(ish) Sunsets shooting season… That time when you’re so terribly desperate for light, and warmth… And color… let’s not forget about color!!! That one braves the elements in order to find any such semblance of said items. No matter how frigid the conditions. Which of course leads one to the never-ending search for sufficient warmth amongst the chills. (Chills which seem to get chillier and, um… chillier… each and every year… by golly by gum…) So I search… For items which can inure me against the cold, and ensure I can endure for longer and longer periods outdoors. (… for someone trying to stay out-of-doors, I think I got all those “in”-type words used in the correct sense…) Anywho, there I am… Scouring my part of the world, for the perfect item of winter wear…   Such as gloves…   Gloves that lets one operate all the buttons and dials of a DSLR, without necessitating the removal of said items specifically designed for the protection of …

Palm Sunday…

It snowed here yesterday… It never used to snow around Palm Sunday when I was growing up. Of course, I’m no longer living in the place where I grew up. The place where I grew up has changed, and faded with time. It’s changed literally, as the old neighborhood just ain’t what it used to be. And figuratively, as memory sometimes tends to play fast and loose with reality. I’m currently residing some 1000 miles north of that almost mystical place-holder of childhood memories. Which, according to my Mother, might as well be somewhere in the astronomical neighborhood of Canis Minor, for all that I get home to visit her.