February 04th, 2018
Good Morning, 9:30AM
It’s currently 30 degrees - cloudy, windy and raining. Yesterday’s high was 30 degrees, with and overnight low of 12 degrees. We received 1” of new snow.
US Hwy 441/ Newfound Gap Rd from Gatlinburg TN to Cherokee NC is temporarily closed due to snow and ice.
Closure Updates: https://goo.gl/HikrMr
I stumbled through camp. A combination of snow and sleet stung my face - the winds were relentless. Going to the bathroom had turned into, what felt like, an Everest expedition. I cinched my parka closer around my face. The landscape had intensified. Meandering back toward the kitchen, the return expedition would finish with a warm kitchen smothered in the aroma of fresh coffee...
Back in my loft, I stared out at the grey world. I’d already decided to dedicate this Sunday to rest and recovery. I had books to read, things to learn and unapologetic afternoon naps to pursue. I looked out side...
sleet and snow continued to fall.
“When words become unclear, I shall focus with photographs. When images become inadequate, I shall be content with silence.” - Ansel Adams
2/4/2018 11:53:27 am
Seth, Your passion for life and love of what you are doing is evident in your daily words and photographs. I absolutely love today's Ansel Adams - esque photos.
2/4/2018 02:09:37 pm
Ok. I rarely comment on blogs. i just don't, but I've got to say you are an amazing photographer and writer. It is a pleasure to follow you through your blog this season, Much thanks and God bless.
2/4/2018 04:59:10 pm
I can't tell what that picture is.The one at 9:30am. Keep up the beautiful pictures with the lanterns. Like I've said before, your posts are wonderful.
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