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 @ Book Club Librarian 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!

Kimberly @ Caffeinated Reviewer said...

Nice and perfect for this weekend!

Catherine @ Book Club Librarian 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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