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January Child
by Katy L Walsvik

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January Child

Licking snowflakes from your chin,
Ever thoughtful, inner smile.
I watch you from my window.
You're my world for just a while.

Can you see me dancing near you,
Twirling, silent, somewhere in my past?
My nose is pressed up to the glass,
Wanting all that's in my head to last.

You tilt your head, enough to see me there.
I see the tiny nod, that you don't mind
My reverie. You've brought me calm.
I turn to you for solace. To unwind.


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Reviewed by Ronald Hull
I can visualize this touching scene perfectly on a winter day.
Reviewed by A PAX
oh i love this!!! I am a January child......born that is.
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader)
Just Beautiful katy. Made me go back in time to my childhood days. I loved the feeling this poem left me with. Floria
Reviewed by Larry Skahill
well felt
my forehead cold from the window
great job
Reviewed by Ted Sheridan (Reader)
An image that I can see as I read your poem, you on the inside with your little mouse friend, and this child dancing in the snow. See if the mouse wants to go outside and dance too.
Reviewed by Christine Morell
Katy, this is an absolutely beautiful poem and expresses exactly my feelings for my own children. It's a stunning little poem that has touched my heart.
It's so good to see you again...as others have said, the Den just hasn't been the same without you.
Love
~Chrissie
Reviewed by Lisa Hilbers
Katy, You splash back in with a winner! Welcome back my friend! It's sure been less enjoyable without you here! Happy New Year! Lisa
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Most Excellent write Katy!!

Welcome Back sweet friend!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson
Excellent write..
I'm reverie at times, I forget I have a mind..
I probably haven't told you, but
Have a Wondrous, Prosperous, New Year!
Reviewed by William Bonilla
SOFT AND BEAUTIFUL
A WONDERFUL WRITE

WILLIAM
Reviewed by anne cunningham
i like the title, very much. i like that it, and the piece, implied that it was an actual child and/or someone acting "as if."
Reviewed by Leland Waldrip
We live through our children, even if it's only in memories returned. I enjoyed this little beauty of a poem, Katy. And they're right. We're so glad you're back. Best wishes for the new year.
Leland
Reviewed by Daniel McTaggart
Being a January child myself, I feel a special kinship with this poem. Katydid, this den just hasn't felt like home without you. I'm so glad you're back and I'll bet everyone else is, too.
Reviewed by Larry Rochelle
May the snow fall gently on every child's tongue. May the gods of peace clothe the world in white. Thanks, Katy.
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Welcome back Katy, glad the upgrade worked! This one is lovely the whimsy of childhood!
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Welcome back, Katy! We've missed you. Enjoyed this poem very much.
Reviewed by No Longer Member (Reader)
nice one katy....haven't read much from you lately but this is great
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