Tag Archives: Winter

Winter Meditation (sonnet)

January is a time for holding All that we once were and now will be; Leave the looking foward to another Day as we hold still but still set free The voices of the past that can no longer Serve … Continue reading

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Other (tanka)

Hemlock branches dance in rhythms of winter wind- oak leaves clap softly. How can such disparate spirits acknowledge each other’s grace?

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Another Crow Haiku

Brilliant crow river flows across this clear blue sky etching Winter in.

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Song to Welcome Winter

The book of Winter opens now, Its pages made of frosty nights When room for magic opens, too, Illumined by Earth’s gentler lights. The moon on snow will welcome us Into the nights so soon to come That make us … Continue reading

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Lovely December (tanka)

Lovely December brings nakedness of Winter cold intimacy- come shiver along with me in the beauty of your skin.

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Wet Crow Haiku

River of crows flows swift and wet across dark skies washing in Winter

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Winter Crows

Crows flow on grey silk skies sleep on wings of wind berate side-blown leaves seeking loving imitation. Soon the Great Wheel turns rivers of crows will ride currents of heavy snow midnight warmth riding frost. Then we will huddle in … Continue reading

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Maple haiku

clouds conceal the sun dull Fall days promise Winter still the maple glows

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Song for the Turn of the Season

Soon we come to Samhain night’s Darkened sun and meager light, Birds of Summer taking flight Seeking warmth in climates bright. We acknowledge harvest’s end, Thank the Earth for all she sent, Store it well so we forfend Hunger as … Continue reading

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Invitation to Winter

Wander through Winter with me: the leaves will fall soon and we two will sway as they dance out their lives. Then the Moon will glow brighter for being unmasked in the night, and we two will shine as she … Continue reading

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