Counting down …

Seven months to go, and I realize I haven’t yet paid homage to the longest season of the year here in this northern prairie town. So, things I will miss about Edmonton in the winter …

20150131_115827How -20 can feel like -2 if the sun is out

20150131_120412  Incredibly long shadows at high noon

20141207_092140  The sun is low enough to watch through my kitchen window from sunrise to sunset
20141114_121723~2Hoarfrost (an admittedly ugly word to describe something so beautiful)

20141129_093312  That’s not counting the wind chill.

20141129_074940What someone once called “the impossible indigo of an Edmonton winter sky”

IMG_3972 And how the river valley is still the river valley, just frozen and waiting for spring,   like all of us.

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