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Seasons in Australia

by David Wade Chambers

Aireys inlet — I’ve written on the Hi topic ‘Seasons’ before especially here and also here. Where I grew up in Oklahoma, Jonquils and Snowflakes (pictured above in our Australian back garden) were fairly precise harbingers of Spring. Here on the southern coast of Australia, the same species bloom throughout winter and are completely gone by the first day of spring. Another of our late winter blooming plants is...

seasons, Winter

Summer is no more.

by Rian van der Merwe

Cape town — Winter doesn’t sneak up on you in Cape Town; it storms into your life at full force. One day you make jokes about all the sunset photos on Instagram, and the next it feels like you blacked out for a f...

Brandon Story Class, seasons, Winter

A winter wonderland - The view from my deck this morning.

by Lisa Skulmoski

Kelsey (carrot valley) — This is the view off my deck this morning. Looks like we got snow and it is here to stay. I live in Northern Manitoba Canada and I do not look forward to the white stuff; even though it can be quite b...

seasons, indigenous, nature

Princess Summerfall Winterspring in Oz

by David Wade Chambers

Aireys inlet — I suppose there are a few American baby boomers around who still remember Princess Summerfall Winterspring from Howdy Doody, the fifties TV show for children. Even if you do remember this counterfeit...

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