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This is a brief update to my changing seasons, changing perspectives photo diaries begun earlier this year, using Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis as the focal point

May 2012

September 2012

The continuing drought this fall, the end of the pretty leaves, and gloomy weather on the Saturdays I haven't been working have provided an excuse for not getting out and about. But a light snowfall on Friday and a heavy storm predicted for Sunday, made me decide to take advantange of Saturday's mild temperatures and brilliant blue sky.

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The snow on Friday was fairly light, and by the time I managed to get out to the park the sun was melting off a lot of it--but it made for a nice day's walk. The numbered views correspond to the views in the earlier diaries.

View 1

View 2
View 3
View 4
View 5
View 6
I'm not sure when I'll be able to get back for more pictures. I'd like to get out there with more snow, but snow means access routes can be a little slick (and I'm kind of a clod in the winter).  So to make up for my past laziness, here are a few more shots from around the park and following the creek path down to the Mississippi.
Update 3:25 pm

Thanks to everyone who stopped by today. I'm off to deal with the results of Sunday's snowstorm:  my deck was completely clear yesterday; as of right now

...and it is still snowing. I'll be busy for a little while. ;)
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Originally posted to klompendanser on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 07:30 AM PST.

Also republished by Backyard Science, Twin Cities Kossacks, and J Town.

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