Archive for February 2021

A Dishful of Snow

February 18—Today is Yoko Ono’s Birthday– I was born February 18th, 1933 during a heavy snow in Tokyo. In the morning the nurse opened the curtains to the window to show my mother what happened to the city over the night. The whole city was blanketed with snow, which was shining under the blue sky.... Read more »

Subzero Sunday

Subzero Sunday
Sunday, February 7— Sun and subzero Sunday–Welcome to Chiberia!   Remember Chiberia? Here’s a post from years ago. Brutally cold wind chills, the lake is steaming. The latest round of snow, from winter storm Peggy, is fortunately light and powdery stuff, and not too much of it. I wore four layers to shovel and sweep... Read more »