Snow is falling on my island in the Pacific – and more snow is threatening to dump on us. The lyrics from Paul Simon’s ‘Slip Sliding Away’ come to mind when I think about venturing out onto a snowy road. If I don’t have to go anywhere, I don’t mind the snow and enjoy the change to the landscape it brings. From my window or backyard, watching snow falling is fascinating. There’s something about the silence when snow falls that I find quite compelling. If you have ever wondered about a snowflake’s shape and how it relates to the temperature outside, check out this.