poetry friday

Yup, it’s still snowing here in Minnesota — 6 inches of fluffy, downy flakes yesterday. We have a long piece of winter yet to come…

 

richard scarry illustration snow bunnySnow
by H.W. Longfellow

Out of the bosom of the air,
Out of the cloudfolds of her garment shaken,
Over the woodlands, brown and bare,
Over the harvest-fields forsaken,
Silent, and soft, and slow
Descends the snow.