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Ice Maidens
by Helen C. Downey

Tuesday, December 26, 2006
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Ice Maidens


Layered with multiple crystals
They dance in a twirling motion
Effortlessly floating towards the Earth
While brushing feather-like kisses
To anything they touch
Spiraling down from the stars
Their glittered beauty dresses Mother Earth
Reflections of palest silver, blue, pink and white
Itís as if the stars have graced us with
         some magic powdered dust
Hush is the sound they make


HCD 12/2006


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Reviewed by Annabel Sheila 6/3/2009
Absolutely beautifully written..."brushing feather-like kisses to anything they make snow sound magical. Great poem, Helen. I'm from Canada, where there is lots of snow, and you made me see it a little differently...nice imagery.

Reviewed by Sheila Roy 4/11/2009
That last line is awesome. I enjoyed the imagery in this poem. You bring the picture to life!
Reviewed by James Blaylock 3/14/2008
Wow, I really loved this one.

Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader) 1/25/2007
Hush is the sound where we hear and learn the wise things of life..
Reviewed by ~ Holly Harbridge (Reader) 1/13/2007
A beautiful write Helen, just like your book. I read it and reviewed it again on your actual book review. Just thought you should know. Good work! God Bless, Holly
Reviewed by Elizabeth Price 12/30/2006
Wonderful imagery. I love the hush that encloses around one after a snow.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 12/29/2006
I love snowflakes. I love the analogy too. Thanks, Helen. Love and peace to you,

Reviewed by E. Richardson 12/28/2006
oh this is lovely! beautiful imagery...great flow!
Reviewed by richard cederberg 12/27/2006
Delightfully embracing imagery. ICE MAIDENS gently brushs the poets thoughts like a pleasing watercolor. Brava!

Light and Wisdom ...
Richard Lloyd Cederberg
Reviewed by Susan Sonnen 12/26/2006
beautiful, beautiful, beautiful~
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