Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Finally



...ventured out of my warm home.
It is about -20 degrees with the windchill
so I was out for about 8 minutes.
Still, my fingertips were numb and
tingly even dressed in fur lined winter gloves.
Nursing my camera and a bit fearful
it would freeze or something, I kept this walk short.
Apparently (according to a source we love here
in the High Country, 'Ray's Weather,')
it is colder here than in Wisconsin.
Bottom: a shot today of a
'yonder' mountain top that showed just a hint of color.
I like the slightly misty feel that it has.
Top:
'The House on the Hill.'
It has been a source of great comfort for me.
The entire front porch is totally lit with
large yellow lights at night. I can see it
just at the top of my bedroom window,
a friendly reminder of neighbors near by.
Can you find it?
...do
stay warm!

:)

4 comments:

  1. I'm glad you were brave enough to go out into the elements. Your shots, as always, are gorgeous. The only thing I find with really cold weather is, it eats up the camera batteries far faster than warmer temps.

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  2. Thank you Talon. Did you find the house I wonder? I have been trying to photograph the light it puts out at night but haven't achieved a good shot yet. :(
    :)

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  3. Yay - you got out. You must have been feeling cooped up. I love cooking during snowy days like that (it happens about once a year in Atlanta.)

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  4. Lynn~ Yes, we were feeling cooped up. We went out to see the new film with Chris Pine (whom I love; he does SUCH a great job as the 'new' 'James Kirk!') It was cold but fun to at last, get out in some fashion.

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