Tuesday, 10 February 2015

Day 937: Winter/Spring Poem

I love this short and extremely sweet little poem. How it moves so subtly and swiftly from winter wonder to thoughts (and hopes) of spring. 

Winter Poem - Nikki Giovanni

once a snowflake fell
on my brow and i loved
it so much and i kissed
it and it was happy and called its cousins
and brothers and a web
of snow engulfed me then
i reached to love them all
and i squeezed them and they became
a spring rain and i stood perfectly
still and was a flower


  1. Beautiful, this poem really encourages me to appreciate the small little details of life!


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