Beginning at the front:
At the back:
With the teeth of winter:
Time speeds by:
I wonder what Mr. Leacock would have thought - WOB
I know I ought not to mix languages - but I did - did anyone notice the Wortspiel?
So Jörg would like to try - and "warum nicht"=
So some close-ups of the footwear:
It seems like a platform with loops for the feet, depending on the tact.
These people seem to be on skates , maybe special ones?
I don't think I have seen this design before - so I included a few extra images to help. Again, the loops indicate to me that the feet can be placed in different arrangements depending on tacking
I have some images for traction kites - best look at other blogs in other years, in the months of January and February.
Skates and a kite
Kitewing - but look at these "skates"
Not sure what the fellow on the right has:
And then a "real" Kiter appeared - maybe also on skates:
And note the leaf that has yet to leave.
And then a red sky
Yesterday's posting was looking South toward Orillia - sometimes mispelt as Gorilla by Microsoft!
Revenue from gorilla tourism helps cover salaries and operating costs in the protected areas of Rwanda — the Volcanoes National Park, Akagera National Park and the Nyungwe Forest Reserve.
Today is sunny and cold with wind chill factoring in below -15°C and take your choice. However, if you go with the wind, move with the punch as it were, then it is a wonderful day:
Well, maybe not quite the same, please? If a registered nurse can think I am younger than Springtime, or at least under 70, then maybe the wise old bird is still capable of flying? Does anyone search for Leif Penguinson? I found him the other day mixing with Trumpeters:
But that was yesteryear. And today is a brand new day, month and year. Let us hope it is a better one than of late.
Let us remember, and try to do better - WOB