‘What Do You Do All Winter?”

“Winter solitude- in a world of one colour the sound of the wind.” Matsuo Basho How many times have we been asked “What do you do all winter?” When people visit us or even hear that we live on top of a mountain with few neighbors, the first thing they focus on is winter. Yes, […]

One of Winter’s Pleasures

Winter on the mountain is beautiful after a snow. Everything is solid white; even our plowed road and driveway are white, unlike the streets in town or the highways which are sloppy and covered with dirt. On sunny days we sometimes bundle up and go out for a walk, but most often, especially when it’s […]