I love how the lake is continually changing. A few hours after I took this, it was completely gone but reformed into part of the wall of ice and snow that the waves pushed in toward the shore.
This is Lake Erie, taken in Sheffield Lake, OH on February 20, 2016.
Lake Erie didn’t really freeze in mid-wave, but it sure looks like it. There were a lot of interesting formations yesterday that won’t look the same tomorrow.
Patiently waiting their turn to go back in the water.
Taken at the boat launch in Avon Lake, OH
The sky really was purple. Can’t think of anything that rhymes with purple to finish the poem. Oh well.
You know it’s a good day when it starts off with hearing the waves crashing in after many long months of quiet ice. Although, hearing the ice cracking when it was starting to thaw was pretty amazing.
How could I not be thankful to wake up to a sunrise this beautiful, especially on Thanksgiving morning. The snow, not so much.
This is what happens when the air temp is 12 degrees and the water temp is 45 degrees. By comparison, the water has to feel a lot warmer, which makes Polar Bear swimming a little more understandable. Just a little.
The neighbors and their dog gathering on the pier for some socializing and kite flying.
After many unsuccessful attempts, this tern finally snagged a fish.