Barrenness into beauty

Richard Gammill
Special to The PREVIEW

December can be a harsh, barren season or it can be a season of great beauty. The lack of snow can make the brown, leafless landscape look bleak and desolate. Yet, it also means the streets and sidewalks remain dry and easily traveled. Workers whose jobs are outdoors are glad for the barrenness.

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This story was posted on December 31, 2014.