Big Winter Storm, Mississippi Style

This morning, we woke up to a stillness like no other. Meteorologists predicted snow yesterday, even issued a Winter Storm Warning, but I didn't believe them. Often, when we get that kind of hype over an approaching storm system with the possibility of snowfall, they turn out to be wrong. This time, they were not. … Continue reading Big Winter Storm, Mississippi Style

Small Stones: # 5, Deep-south Winter

Our weather maps light up with dark greens, yellows, reds, a vivid contrast to the shades of gray outside.  A day of heavy rain and storms. Again. Too many days and more to come. Our streets flood, our old trees are in danger of letting go their fragile hold on the earth. The worst of it is … Continue reading Small Stones: # 5, Deep-south Winter