ListenDo you hear that?Heart song on evening windA flutter, a rush, serenading Advertisements
winter solstice wings soaring through the blackened sky
frosted with winter
Winter’s peaceful reflection a slowing of the seasons, when time pauses in the frigid coldwhile we ponder where the year has gonecontemplating our life with introspectionhaving no regrets so much for things we’ve done But rather what we have not dared to endeavor.
These decaying leaves hold mysteries of life, death, and rebirtha miraculous blend of science and magic sustaining where they recklessly fall, creating a patchwork blanket to warm tiny seeds yearning to anchor into the richness of Mother Earth.
Gloomy dawnMisty fog creeping
“No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn.” –Hal Borland Silenceicy snowflakes drifting by the windowsizzling crackle of glowing firepure blissa peaceful refuge for our love sheltered from winter’s windwrapped in a warmcocoon Colleen’s Weekly Poetry Challenge:https://colleenchesebro.com/2018/11/27/colleens-weekly-tanka-tuesday-poetry-challenge-no-112-cold-safe-synonymsonly/