Saturday, December 10, 2016

Snow Days



The snow fell for days
without stopping.
The world went silent
as every creature slept
a dreamless sleep.
Inside the cabin,
Wild Woman kept the fire crackling,
and melted ice on the stove-top for tea,
grinning fiendishly,
knowing  her long driveway
was impassable,
and no one would be able to stop by.


LOL. I am enjoying a snow day: fleecy pj's, hot chocolate, a crackling fire, sleepy dogs.......and a fiendish smile. Can't possibly go anywhere or do anything. Yay!

for Magaly's prompt at Real Toads: flash poetry, 13 lines or fewer, using the words:  snow, ice, and cabin.


15 comments:

  1. This is the difference between being trapped by snow and creating a nest in the snow. Wild Woman is brilliant!

    Enjoy the yum. I'm very jealous of your hot chocolate, so take a sip or three for me. :-)

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  2. So happy you're happy with all that snow

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  3. Enjoy your day. Having some tea on you.

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  4. I love the image of this wild woman, perfectly happy and free in her own company.

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  5. Love this!❤️ Beautifully done, Sherry

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  6. Warm wishes, thanks for the poetry on wings

    much love..

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  7. Oh, I can so relate to this Wild Woman! We don't have snow yet, in fact the sun is shining today, but that will be me when it does.

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  8. You leave me no choice but to grin fiendishly in return, Sherry. I have no snow here, but I certainly share the sentiments. ;_)

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  9. I've never been snowed in! It sounds a real treat.

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  10. Blessings in coolness and enjoying warm tea is a good combination!

    Hank

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