Saturday, February 9, 2013

Saturday Shorts--Weekend Words

 Winter landscape design

Today's post is inspired by winter storm Nemo . . .

Snow

A poem by Frederick Seidel

 

Snow is what it does.
It falls and it stays and it goes.
It melts and it is here somewhere.
We all will get there.
     
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This poem originally appeared in the September 2012 issue of Poetry magazine, published by the Poetry Foundation.

 

Catherine

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4 comments:

Anonymous said...

ooh, I like this poem (: With the blizzard that just took place, here and all.

~Demi @ Characterized Book Reviews
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Catherine Healey said...

All that snow had to be acknowledged...wanted to do so in a positive way...

Thanks for following...I'm following you as well!

kimbacaffeinate said...

Nice and perfect for this weekend!

Catherine Healey said...

Thanks, Kim...hope this storm was the last of the season, otherwise you'll be reading more poems in my posts :-)

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