Since the start of the year only one day in five has cracked the freezing point of water. We've got snow in the forecast, and the snow will fall on the snows of older storms.
|Before there are apples, there are buds.|
Small birds flock now in the bare trees and bushes and sometimes there is the honk of passing geese or the low keening of the mourning doves.
The trees are only sleeping. And they remember.