Let it Snow… I Guess

Okay, I will give in and say that the powdery snow that has arrived in Chicago is sparkling and pretty and, with the sun shining, the winter has become beautiful, despite the shoveling. I only hope that it holds off from getting winter-ugly until after the husband returns from his trip tomorrow evening.

New drafts have been accumulating in big, fluffy piles as well. So far, three days in, I have kept up with the February Poem-A-Day group, and I have also managed to send out a few new submissions.

If you want to write:
Use the word “snow” to write a poem that also includes the words “breathing” and “blue.”


February 2 lines:

I curate each breath, each tic and flutter
of eyelid, each blue vein rivering my arms.

February 3 lines:

The rush of wind through tunnels sounds
like breathing, trains inhaling and exhaling
in opposite directions,

3 thoughts on “Let it Snow… I Guess

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s