Tagged: snow storm

days after the snow

days after the snow
storm, in the middle of a
pandemic, we will

find the excuses stacking
up at the foot of our door
.
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under all this

under all this
heaviness, who’s to
say that when we
emerge from the
snow, we might be
an oak leaf or
a bamboo, a maple
or a poplar, green,
gold, red, or dead
.
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prepping for a snow

leave it to a snow

when the forecast hits

when the forecast hits
possibly snow,
you and i always
return to the Great Blizzard
of Ninety-Three
, how
we made do with what we had –
two digging shovels with the
pointed ends, some southern
summer gardening
gloves, and
sinks and tubs stopped
up with hot water
for the tender
soaking in between
.
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a fracture of a

a note to say hope

a note to say hope
you are weathering the storm

would have sufficed, but

instead, silence, silence – so
effortless to feel snowed in
.
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the future arrives

a month of

a month of
snow has woven
me into the
architecture of
this city, one
launch
away from
flying, a
plunge from
shattering
.
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four a.m., and doubt

four a.m. and doubt
swings on the
hinge between
wavering
commitments:
to sleep,
to wake,
to waste not
another minute
on an imaginable
snow day
.
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