Writing & Wanderlust
Tag Archives: New England
All photos are by Tara C.L. (age 15) and are copyrighted with all rights reserved.
A few days before snowstorm Nemo descended upon us, I learned about the Japanese tradition of hosting “snow-viewing” (yukimo) gatherings. In Boston, the roads are barely plowed and cars are still banned from the streets but until the next thaw arrives, … Continue reading
Charlie Wilson wrote on Examiner.com today about historical meteorological events that have taken place on January 24th. Here’s what I learned: On this day in 1857, -50° temperatures were reported in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. The temperature was -30° in … Continue reading
Today is the first of December. I know the official change of season occurs when the Sun has traveled as far south as it can go but I’ve always thought of this date as the first day of winter. It … Continue reading
My birthday is in mid-November. If I lived in Argentina or New Zealand, I could celebrate my birthday in the spring. But I live (at least for now) in New England. In this corner of the world, November bears witness … Continue reading