I saw an ice rainbow around the sun as it rose today, shining through the blowing snow that rose into the atmosphere. I took a short walk at by the river as it is somewhat protected by the banks and bluffs. The snow that lodged in the teasel heads turned them into little directional compasses showing where the prevailing winds came from.
We are sharing this cold air mass with our neighbours to the south after weeks and months of enjoying warmer air coming north from the
… I read John Grisham. Each winter, when it gets too cold to be outdoors, I re-read his novels while I walk the treadmill. They are well written, easy to read, and the action is fast enough that I do not notice the time. The page layout and print is the right size for reading while moving. My favourites are The Street Lawyer and The Testament, with The Client following close behind. There have been several copy cat lawyer novels that have followed Grisham’s success, but in my estimation, few are as well written.
Indoor exercise can be a drag, and in this weather it is easier to sit on the sofa eating lots of warm comfort food. One of my patients who lived in