As we enter late winter, I thought now might be a good time to share some of my favorite essays about appreciating the season which were published this winter. Elegant explanation of an interesting project that connects past experiences of … Continue reading
Since we’re a long way from winter at present – but I still want people to enjoy Wisconsin nature! – I started up a new resource http://wisconsinnatureart.wordpress.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinNatureWritingAndArt The goal of these pages is more modest than my winter … Continue reading
Available at a few local locations, via me – or when winter returns again next December! image 1 Back of postcard, in lesser quality image 2 Neither one looks good via my scans, alas… trust me, they look better in … Continue reading
I think the first step towards appreciating what winter in Milwaukee has to offer is – keep getting out there! Go for a walk (or ski, run, etc.) every day. Remember that there still are plenty of activities (I focus … Continue reading
I enjoyed the opportunity to celebrate New Years in Milwaukee in good winter-style – downtown and outdoors! Counted down with a nice crowd at and around the skating rink in Red Arrow Park. Ah, out doors, in our weather, able … Continue reading
Will Ferrell; celebrating Winter in Milwaukee next?
I’m hoping that Ferrell’s next video shows him enjoying winter in Milwaukee… although I suppose it would be too much to expect that he’ll tap the Ambassador of Snow for it 😉 Whatever the case, I am enjoying this new weird ad campaign which features Will Ferrell enjoying himself in Milwaukee – because I want people to enjoy Milwaukee too! Continue reading
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Well, its a little tricky to get motivated to write about snow… when we don’t have any snow yet, and not clear if we will have any soon! But I will get into the winter spirit by looking over some of my old photos of winter around town, and you can too!
Time to get this page going! Watch here for more long-form thoughts on winter in Milwaukee, activities, pictures, and things to get excited about!