Hello winter

“. . . open your eyes wide and actually see this world by attending to its colors, details and irony.”― Orhan Pamuk


Carolina Wren on the back patio, Austin, TX

December Solstice

Winters breathe
in gusty waves
painted each plant
with frosty tips
nipping them back
clear to their roots.

Dried and crispy leaves
make their slow
earthly descent
bare the fruit
for the birds
newly revealed

Stacy Liddle 12/21/2016


4 thoughts on “Hello winter

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: