Winter Is All About Snowing How

I originally blogged this last January, but since we got our first snow, one inch, last night, I thought I would reblog it to christen the new season.

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winter scene

Well, it’s finally here.  After teasing us with a few dusting s of snow, we were still pretty bare here in Southern Maine through most of December.  Then, about ten o’clock Christmas morning, it began to snow.  Not a blizzard mind you, but enough to provide the white Christmas you come to expect in Maine.  Since then, it seems that if a little is good, then a lot must be great.  We have over a foot on the ground and it will probably be with us in varying depths from now until spring.

I like the snow.  The road crews up here know how to handle it.  If you can get out of your driveway, you can go almost anywhere.  Shortly after a snowfall starts, you will hear the salt and sand truck going by, and as the storm wears on, it is not unusual to be visited by the same truck…

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About oldmainer

I am a retired manager living in Southern Maine and a would be writer of poetry, narratives, short stories, and random opinions, and that's how Oldmainer was born. Recently, I decided to try an experiment. I added photography to the mix, using only a cheap cell phone with a limited camera and the editing software that came with it, and added the blog site Inklings at poormanspoet.wordpress.com to showcase the results. So, feel free to use whatever you find interesting or worthy, but please honor the terms of my copyright when and if you do. They may not be much, but they are still a piece of me. I appreciate your checking me out and hope that you find something that will encourage a return visit. Thanks for stopping by.
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4 Responses to Winter Is All About Snowing How

  1. laurie27wsmith says:

    I love snow and the cold, yet somehow I’ve come to enjoy the heat of an Australian summer. Nice pic though Bob.
    Laurie.

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