Snow Day! (Sort Of)

We had our first snowfall of the year in Pennsylvania today.

It started off with a wintry mix…

Wintry mix, early morning

…before changing over to all snow noon-ish…

Heavier snow

…but accumulation was nil. It was just a hair too warm, the ground was wet, and the result was a sloppy slushy mess.

It stopped about three, and by 4:30 the skies had pretty much cleared off…

Late afternoon

…at least until Wednesday morning, when a storm system comes in that’s forecast to dump six to ten inches by the time it’s all done.

Tomorrow, then, I’ll head out to the grocery store. I need milk anyway. I’ll probably do laundry tomorrow, too. I was going to do the laundry today, but I didn’t want to go out in that slop.

The nice thing about working from home, as I have since March, is that I don’t need to worry about slushy and snow-covered roads either going to work or coming home. I can work and be safe and that’s a nice thing. I’ll take that.

Published by Allyn Gibson

A writer, editor, journalist, sometimes coder, occasional historian, and all-around scholar, Allyn Gibson is the writer for Diamond Comic Distributors' monthly PREVIEWS catalog, used by comic book shops and throughout the comics industry, and the editor for its monthly order forms. In his over ten years in the industry, Allyn has interviewed comics creators and pop culture celebrities, covered conventions, analyzed industry revenue trends, and written copy for comics, toys, and other pop culture merchandise. Allyn is also known for his short fiction (including the Star Trek story "Make-Believe,"the Doctor Who short story "The Spindle of Necessity," and the ReDeus story "The Ginger Kid"). Allyn has been blogging regularly with WordPress since 2004.

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