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Monday 11 December 2017
by Wulf
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Snow and Light

Glancing out of the window late last night, it struck me how much a blanket of snow changes the way we see things. Much is obscured. Details like the division between pavement and road or path and plant bed become … Continue reading

Sunday 10 December 2017
by Wulf
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So Much For Sleet

I’m sure that when I checked the forecast last night, we were going to be getting sleet during the night and most of the morning and light snow only in the afternoon. However, that’s definitely snow blanketing the ground outside: … Continue reading

Sunday 17 January 2016
by Wulf
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Is That All You’ve Got?

Just the tiniest amount of snow in Oxford this morning. A few minutes of some gossamer-light flurries and none of it settling. Perhaps I’ll resist getting too cocky just yet though – there’s plenty of winter still to come. For … Continue reading

Wednesday 23 January 2013
by Wulf
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Enough Already

More snow today, just when I was beginning to think that it was on the way out? Hopefully it won’t be long though; I’d rather not live through a record breaking cold spell this year.

Monday 21 January 2013
by Wulf
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A Paradoxical Blanket

Snow falls and covers things, obscuring form and detail under a white blanket. However, on reflection, it reveals at least as much as it hides. For example: Travel paths. You can see where people have walked, cycled or driven as … Continue reading