tiny little silver stars in the hundreds,
as if fallen from the night sky
like pixie dust
It amazes me how different frost patterns can be.
It is now even colder and drier, down to -6C (21F) last night.
At 10:45 am, the sun's low sideways rays had not yet thawed them.
Last week's frost followed a long rainy period.
Compare to these frost birds*** from last winter
We Vancouverites need a reality check about cold.
It was -36C (-32F) in southern Alberta last night.
Husband is on his way there on business, brrrr!
*** Link removed because the site no longer exists. Apologies!