Winter's March

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Snow

White

Fluff floating

Veil of frost

Kisses the ground

 

Cobbled streets

Shelter cold dust

From icy breath

Virgin white tendrils

Crawl through fissures

To bleed grey at asphalt’s edge

Into swirling wisps

To dance amid dead leaves

November’s final breath

 

Snow

Ice

Pellets beating

Crystal powder

White wave crests

 

Country roads

Ribbon through field

Drawing shapes

Upon whitened plain

West winds hasten

To erase the disturbance

From dead cornstalk stubble

Crawls the cold to reclaim

December’s annual demise

 

Cold

Still

Frozen solid

Alabaster

Blanket folds

 

Janus reigns

This lunar cycle

Facing forward

Looking back

Icy mass settles

Imposing paralysis

Civilization defies

This humbling reproach

Of January’s regime

Comments

The Burghal Hidage Added Jan 3, 2018 - 6:33am
Then in February's throes despondent 
Cloaked in illusions and blanket warm
An accidental correspondent
Weathers the remaining storm
To March, when crocus stir from slumber deep
And frozen tides will soon abate
Still much of life remains asleep
More melting they await
Stone-Eater Added Jan 3, 2018 - 11:09pm
TBH
 
Hübsches Gedicht, aber ich hasse Winter LOL
The Burghal Hidage Added Jan 4, 2018 - 1:19am
Versteht! Und Ich auch!  Ich war fur die Tropiker gebaut! 
The Burghal Hidage Added Jan 4, 2018 - 1:20am
Danke!