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Monday, December 21, 2009

That's My World Tuesday: Coming on Christmas

It's coming on Christmas - They're cutting down trees - They're putting up reindeer - And singing songs of joy and peace - Oh I wish I had a river I could skate away on . . . From River by Joni Mitchell

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The shot above was taken in November of 2009. The shot below was taken in March of 2009. We actually had a tiny bit of snow over the weekend but it didn't amount to much so my seasonal shots are from the beginning of the year. All the photographs were taken in the NC piedmont where I live.

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The last shot was taken in January of 2009.

I started with Joni's song River because I can't stop singing it. It's not like the song is about Christmas, it's not. But since I can't stop singing it, I'll end with some more of it.

I wish I had a river so long - I would teach my feet to fly - Oh I wish I had a river - I could skate away on

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26 comments:

mommanator said...

pretty pics. I thought you guys got allot of snow too? my mistake.

Rajesh said...

Beautiful images. Lovely snow formations on the trees. Merry Christmas.

Rajesh said...

Beautiful images. Lovely snow formations on the trees. Merry Christmas.

Cezar and Léia said...

I need to search this song on youtube, I bet it's wonderful!
Thanks so much, this post brings happiness in this special Holiday week!
Also loved that cute squirrel in your header, I can see that last January had lots of snow there.
Here is snowing and I'm happy for this new moment in my life.
***But girl, I had a weird experience right now because I had to put the "garbage - that little container" - outside and I had almost to "climb" the garage's path! What a mess! :) LOL
God bless you
Léia

Mojo said...

Yeah, can you believe it actually snowed twice here last year? I guess we used up our allotment already. Greensboro got hit pretty good though from what my son tells me.

Randi said...

Lovely pictures! We have now got more snow than ever before. I´m now really happy to have a car with 4-wheel drive.
I agree, Carver ... I wish I could teach my feet to fly now....

ewok1993 said...

Oh I love that song, glad you featured it here. We have a little bit of a drizzle, okay a bit more than a drizzle, so it's grey and cloudy and gloomy. Happy Christmas.

Daryl said...

Brrr .... lovely

JOE TODD said...

Great photos Love the snow

Sylvia K said...

Beautiful photos as always, Carver! Love the snow! And love the song!

Wishing you a very Happy Holiday season!

Sylvia

Guy D said...

These are excellent winter shots Carver, i love em.

All the best
Guy
Regina In Pictures

Xavi said...

Thank you for stopping by my blog. I have enjoyed my visit here.
Merry Christmas!!

Carol said...

Great photos...I love the first shot. Hope you don't get snow for Christmas (but it sure is pretty) as I am headed to NC.

Jane said...

Very pretty, and I love the header. Thanks for sharing:)

J Bar said...

Great winter shots.
Sydney - City and Suburbs

Riet said...

Wnderful winter pictures. Merry Christmas

Carolyn Ford said...

Those are really beautiful shots. The snowy ones catch my eye since I don't get to see much of that out here in the west. Merry Christmas to you and yours!

Indrani said...

Lovely shots!
A Very Happy Christmas to you!

susieofarabia said...

I love Joni Mitchell and I love your photos!!! Well done.
Happy Christmas and Merry New Year!

Snap said...

Lovely series. It is coming on Christmas. Happy, happy!

Riet said...

Beautiful pictures. Snow makes a picture always a bit nicer.
Merry Christmas

Wolynski said...

I guess those awful storms missed you this year. Beautiful snow photos - love that squirrel.

Dirkjogt said...

We've been 'lucky' with the snow the past week, gave us nice pictures.

Ayie said...

winter wonderland...it's christmas already!!!

moe lauher said...

Very nice photos. Thanks for sharing a bit of your world.

storyteller said...

Ah yez ... one of my favorite Joni Mitchell songs ... I remember it well and may be humming it to myself indefinitely now. Loved your header photo and the Wordless Wednesday one today. I shared My World later than usual this week due to Christmas 'stuph' and am playing 'catch up' today ... Wishing you and yours a joyous holiday ;-)
Hugs and blessings,

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