Wednesday, November 11, 2009

things to come...

before i melt,
come look at me!
this lovely icy filigree!
of a great forest
in one night
i make a wilderness
of white:
by skyey cold
of crystals made,
all softly, on
your fingers laid,
i pause, that you
my beauty see:
breathe; and i vanish
instantly.
walter de la mare
melting here

3 comments:

  1. pretty (the photo and the poem). wish we had some ice & snow here in phoenix :)

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  2. Such beautiful words paired with a striking image.

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