it snowed. the world is clean again. we used to have jubilee years when we forgave debts and wiped the slate clean. too bad we no longer let it snow in our hearts. we could all use a little emotional cleansing, by ourselves and by others, now and then. (image uncredited from xweather.org)
speaking of snow, what do you know about nunavut, where jordin tootoo is from? billy connolly went there on his transit of the north-west passage. i had friends over this morning who used to live there but i’ve never been too far north, so i know just about zilch. wade davis, the anthropologist, narrates stories of resourcefulness. let’s hope so, because we in the south ship stuff we don’t want and it ends up polluting the land and melting the ice.