The Snow Man by Wallace Stevens

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  The Snow Man One must have a mind of winter To regard the frost and the boughs Of the pine-trees crusted with snow; And have been cold a long time To behold the junipers shagged with ice, The spruces rough in the distant glitter Of the January sun; and not to think Of any […]

Haiku and Photography by Elayne A. Russell

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considering winter I gaze out my frosted panes and eat an apple

Snow by Loreena McKennit

White are the far-off plains, and white The fading forests grow; The wind dies out along the height, And denser still the snow, A gathering weight on roof and tree, Falls down scarce audibly. (The road before me smooths and fills Apace, and all about The fences dwindle, and the hills Are blotted slowly out; […]

Musical Inspiration from Michael Simon by The The

“Tears may blind the eyes but the soul is not deceived In this world even winter ain’t what it seems Here come the blue skies Here comes springtime When the rivers run high & the tears run dry When everything that dies Shall rise.” – The The

Haiku by Kathleen Carroll Wruck

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Almost crashed the car Winter can be dangerous Sun was in my eyes