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Blanket of White
by Dale Clark

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The earth awakens
to a white blanket
covering her, frozen
in silent morning
without sun light

A winters morning
creeps coldly, longingly
into the bones

A gray day
shines into the glass
dull without reflection
to shine back
She weeps quietly
tears of stillness
freezing like ice

A bird outside, singing
songs of bare trees
All the leaves fallen

Lying upon the ground
sheltering creatures
large and small
whispering to the earth
of warm spring dreams

Covered now in solitude
by the snowy blanket
white contrasts-gray

This afternoon hazy
sheltered by clouds
The sun, hides
cannot shine, today
Awaiting twilight
to hide the cold
to escape the gray

Covered by starlight
shimmering, glowing
blanket of white

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Reviewed by Dana Matthews (Reader)
I love when you write like this! No one brings a better image in their prose of nature than you do. Of course that's just my esteemed opinion. ;o)

~Dana~
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader)
Captivating and breathtaking imagery Dale, Oooooo I long for those winter mornings even more now! :O)
~Nikki~
Reviewed by L M (Reader)
Excellent visuals of nature Dale!
Reviewed by jude forese
lovely nature write...
Reviewed by Taylor Trenton (Reader)
I love nature Dale,,
"A gray day
shines into the glass
dull without reflection
to shine back
She weeps quietly
tears of stillness
freezing like ice

A bird outside, singing
songs of bare trees
All the leaves fallen"

Beautiful!

Taylor
Reviewed by Marlene Dawn
You take the reader in the middle of your wonderland. well done friend.

Marlene
Reviewed by E T Waldron
A stunning write Dale catching the beauty snow in unique fashion...
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya
Dale...I loved your pristine imagery my friend!!!
Reviewed by Kay P Devenish
Pure bliss?
Snow,
and...
this.
Reviewed by Rodd Jokre
Dale, you've done poetry well here... Congrats...

Rodd
Reviewed by Trixie Love
Hi Dale,
Such a beautiful tender
write...

I love the beauty of snow.


Trixie :)

Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Cool and refreshing write!
Reviewed by Al Swanson (Reader)
that last line did it for me Dale, that shimmering snow is a beautiful sight, Al
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Loved the imagery in your winter poem!
Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers
Winter is a magical time. It's like everything gets a fresh new blanket. Enjoyed this Dale. Lisa
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
This is a very special breathtaking...connective write Dale!!

I am in awe with this beauty....you really left me speechless!!

What more can I say!!

A touch of beauty reveals the heart in this one!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Transcendental Poet (Reader)
BREATHTAKING imagery, Dale!

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