Last night was an icy one; roads, houses, and treetops awoke this morning with a crystal coating an eighth of an inch thick. Consequently, when I came upon this photo online, I knew I had a subject…
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12 thoughts on “Poetry Friday: Winter haiku”
Very nice, Matt. The picture is brrrrtiful.
Everybody likes a pillow fort! Did you see the “ghost apples” in Michigan after a freezing rain, Matt? Really cool photos.
Yes,I saw those! Pretty amazing.
Love the pillow fort, but I’m ready for Winter to go back to sleep until next year. Very cold and windy here!
Oh, I’m with you…I’ve had my fill of icy roads and snowblowers that won’t star and -25 wind chills! Thanks, Linda.
What a picture of frozen magic, Matt. Your ‘pillow fort’ made me laugh, now imagining little fairies. . .
Thanks, Linda. I was just imagining that, once the wind picks up, it’ll turn into a pillow fight!
Matt, I can see why you stopped to take this photo. It is gorgeous and I do like your poem. it reminds me of when I was little in Syracuse and the snow was knee high. We created our own fort whenever the fresh snow fell. I would like to add this image poem to my winter gallery with your permission.
Thank you, Carol – you can certainly include this, if you’d like. Although I didn’t take the photo, it’s a file photo I came across online.
Fun haiku Matt, and the image is marvelous–though I hope you’re not that snow or iced in…
Thanks, Michelle – no, not that much snow this year!