Watching intently. Sniffing carefully. Getting to know the snow with all his senses. Curious. Alert. Full of awe. That’s exactly how I wanna be in the new year.


Priceless discoveries out of being completely hoarse for the last three days: talking to deaf uncles and aunts turns out very funny; cats are stupefied if your throat is producing strange sounds; people talk softer to you; and how few are the essential things I have to say every day if only I think before speaking.