This week in the , it's week!

These used to occur more Dec-Jan but the shift to more Jan-Feb timing appears to be what we get with climate change.

Sitting up in bed, looking at the long-range weather forecast....

they say for the starting a week from now.

I want it to snow on my mom's 78th birthday, because then the dog can run around like a goof, and I can film it for her and she can watch it back when there is no snow.

Planning a birthday for a 78-year-old person developing memory loss is much like having a birthday for a 5-year-old. We just need to do one silly thing she really likes, and I'll bring cupcakes from our favorite bakery.

Snapped this picture when walking home from the grocery store yesterday. I have no idea what this shrub is but I love how it produces a blue winter berry.

At I got to hear a talk abut Emotional Anarchy co-presented by Jahed Momand, "a -based anarchist interested in epistemological anarchism and radical approaches to science."

C4SS just posted an interview with him from that weekend on

c4ss.org/content/52418

Is it just me or does this look like it's wicked that a bear shat out a Halloween witch?

occult-esotericists-ceremonial-magickians, if you aren't busy the weekend of the , you might consider Mortlake & Co's Texts & Traditions Colloquium, held inside one of Seattle's oldest Masonic lodges. Bookfair is free (not counting your shopping) and lecture series can be ticketed for single days or whole weekend.

mortlake.co/colloquium.html

Building a in the , from WSU College of Agricultural, Human and Natural Resource Sciences

youtube.com/watch?v=9Kti4HJ45B

Head's up (and ), looks like systems coming in back-to-back starting Sun afternoon, could be another 5"-8" of snow in the city (more outlying)

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