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I am very fortunate. From the outset of the corona virus pandemic I have hibernated in the peace and relative security of Brant Lake, in the Adirondacks, the North Country of upstate New York. Loon dive for fish in the early morning stillness. Male Mallard ducks scavenge under my bird feeder while the females roost…

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Ice

As I look out of our picture window next to the fireplace I see grandchildren skating on the lake. The time has finally arrived. The lake is frozen! Since the beginning of December younger ones have been asking, “Is the lake frozen yet?” In the early years the answer would have been ”Yes.” By the…

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