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dear winter


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Dear Winter,
I think it’s time for you to go now. We had some good times - like remember that time that I was walking outside for about 15 minutes and got these bigish spots that turned out to be a mild form of frostbite? Or how about the time when I had to walk to […]

awesome wintery goodness


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Courtesy of my friend Polina at the botanical gardens:

my endless fascination with snow continues…


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I’m not sure what it is - I grew up in Chicago, I’m very very used to snow - but for some reason I can’t get over the snow here. Maybe it’s because we haven’t had a real good snow in a few years in Chicago, maybe it’s just because Kiev is finally living up […]

back to winter


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It rained all day yesterday - like in a waterworld sort of way. All. Day. There were streams running down the streets. It was wet.
Just before I woke up this morning, I had a dream that started in Istanbul, and then moved to Denmark, where I had to go learn Russian in this Finnish […]

and so it begins…


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Yesterday was a beautiful fall day.

and, of course, I didn’t really take advantage of it…walked around a bit, did a tiny bit of shopping, then scurried back to my house to finish off the season of “mad men” I’d downloaded last week. And I woke up this morning to this:

Of course, because I’m an idiot […]