As winter winters on

The depths of February. It’s when you start to question if there even is such a thing as spring and warm weather. This is part of the beauty of deep winter – it entrances and captivates, as if a dream. I have learned to appreciate the deep winter months for the soulful, creative and reflective space that it offers, because in essence, it is fleeting.

A shadow cast in the winter snow along a familiar path in February 2021. Photo credit: Dawn Nelson

Fleeting in the same way poetry comes to mind and just as quickly disappears before you can scramble fast enough to find a pencil and write it down…

as if a shadow, cast across a melting snow.

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