Snowbound in Cotuit

A look at my snowbound home in Cotuit this morning

A peaceful snow in Cotuit

A snowflake is a winter's butterfly

The first fall of snow of the New Year is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment, then where is it to be found?

As the New Year's Blizzard winds down, a look below at my snowbound home in Cotuit this morning.

EDITOR's NOTE: Paul Rifkin contributes stories, videos and photographs to Cape Cod TODAY.

He is a professional photographer/videographer, the owner of the Moonakis Cafe in Waquoit (Falmouth) and a life-long peace activist.

Paul is very active in Occupy Cape Cod as well as the Cape Downwinders.

Moonakis Cafe is rated at 4-1/2 stars on TripAdviser. See the rest of his photos here.

Below is his photo of his home today in Cotuit. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on