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Saturday, February 16, 2013

winter wind

winter wind
I turn to face
a memory

Posted as a comment at Warren's blog

12 Comments:

Blogger Danièle Duteil said...

What is worse ? Winter or the memory ?

10:04 AM  
Blogger Crafty Green Poet said...

I like this one

5:30 AM  
Blogger polona said...

oh, this is loaded with emotion...

7:08 AM  
Blogger Magyar said...

Cold wind, warm memories.
_m

8:04 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, my friends, Daniele, Juliet, Polona, and Doug. And thanks to Warren, whose haiku inspired this one.

6:37 PM  
Blogger Frank... said...

A very em0tional poem...

6:56 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Frank.

10:14 AM  
Blogger Warren said...

Gorgeous poem, Bill - I'm glad something I put forth provoked such a beautiful haiku.

Warren

4:57 PM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thank you, Warren. You are, as always, too modest.

7:41 AM  
Blogger jem said...

Striking - the way that memories like wind can bite and scour.

4:13 AM  
Blogger Tikkis said...

where from
and why
the wintry winds come?

2:41 AM  
Blogger Bill said...

Thanks, Jem. This seems to have hit a nerve for a lot of people.

Tikkis, why ask why?

11:39 AM  

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