Christmas snow

We don't often get snow in Tucson, and rarely on Christmas. But a winter storm blew through on the 26th and we woke up to a light dusting of snow, with flakes falling most of the day.The skies are clear today and most of the snow has disappeared. A hard freeze is coming tonight, so I need to ... Continue reading

Winter memories

I remember waking up on certain winter mornings, my face peeking into the cold while the rest of me snuggled comfortably beneath a pile of blankets, my brain resisting consciousness and the inevitable beginning of a new day. I could often predict the weather by the color of the dawn light filtering ... Continue reading