"burning on the snow drag-footed across the fields whiskey-faced men go
the blind lead the blind and coarse oglers invade the countries of the mind"
from Haiku on Brueghel by Phyllis Gotlieb
While Calgary often gets snow in Sept and October, sometimes quite significant snowfalls, it normally lasts a day or so, then the autumnal weather returns. This year it has been cold and snowy for some days and today promises to be more of the same.