Tag: snow

What's up with the terrible snow removal?

What's up with the terrible snow removal?
Super Bowl Sunday of 2015 provided us with a great game and a huge snowstorm that dumped as much at 19.3″ (49cm) of snow in our area. It snowed for hours. It was heavy and wet and broke our Bradford Pear tree. This was the 5th largest snowfall in Chicago; it was a big deal,... Read more »

Snow Falls - a winter poem

Snow Falls - a winter poem
Snow falls…. “Hushhhhh…” says the wind, as the Christmas lights dance and sway to the music of the breeze. First world sounds are muted; distant. Crunch, crunch, crunch under my feet. A bunny dashes – furry lightning hides in a bush; footprints prove he was there. A sleepy neighborhood waits…. waits for glistening, shimmering frozen... Read more »