Shawn L. Bird

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poem-it must have snowed December 15, 2020

Filed under: poem,Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 9:07 am
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I am awoken (What now?!)

by roaring outside

rasping, growling, rushing creature.

Oh, damn, I think, as I return to sleep.

The plow.

 

4 Responses to “poem-it must have snowed”

  1. Haha! Interesting perspective from a resident of a country with snow equipment. That’s funny— it’s the sounds of morning plows which sometimes alert you to the fact it’s even snowed? And you just lay there and it gets cleared up— ha!

    All chaos breaks loose here by comparison 😅.

    • And sometimes I’m driving home and see streaks on the road, which tells me “Oh, there is snow in the forecast!” because the streaks indicate the trucks have been out putting beet brine on the roads to melt the snow that hasn’t fallen yet. 🙂

  2. magicpoet01 Says:

    We have the damn leaf blowers blasting. What I find amazing is the way my dreams try to take the sound in and use it, thereby enabling me to stay asleep. The other day an old fashioned steam train was shaking the rails…


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