Softly falling snow


Softly falling snow

I awoke feeling restless
And so poked and prodded the embers of a fire gone listless
I placed the kettle on the stove
My thoughts were lost in a darkened tangled grove
As the dawn upwards crept
Not reluctantly my thoughts into hidden places swept
I tended to the fire
Speeding towards a point of light I did aspire
The kettle began to blow
I, I had found a place of softly falling snow
Setting about I made a cup of tea
Almost subconsciously, I was lost in that reverie
The fire again burned low
For I was lost in thoughts of a softly falling snow

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Redrose77 commented on Softly falling snow


that was very nice to read. I felt like i was there in a cabin of sorts. Thanks for sharing ur gift.

bklynrizz commented on Softly falling snow


This was an excellent poem. I was able to imagine everything you vividly. As I read this I felt peace. Great job.

christianprep commented on Softly falling snow


great poem with wonderful words prononced in it. It looks as if you put time into your poems? there really good can you do me a favore and look at my newist poem called simiple flame? and tell me what i could do to make it better? i am having trouble making it sound the way i want it? thxks..

stellar commented on Softly falling snow


Very very nice poem...Mind-reality,.,mind-reality...I like the working of the conscious and the connection between mind and objects...Totally love your style ^_^ v

jademelissa74 commented on Softly falling snow


A beautiful, tender poem. The serenity that you painted was remarkable. "Softly falling snow" says it all. Great job.

Poetry is either something that lives like fire inside you or else it is nothing, an empty formalized bore around which pedants can endlessly drone their notes and explanations.

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