Saturday, February 9, 2013

Saturday Shorts--Weekend Words

 Winter landscape design

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


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.



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

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

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