Snow Shows Me

A poem

Jayne.Press
Feb 7 · 1 min read
Photo by Fabian Mardi on Unsplash

I yearn to churn the ground
I want to dig and shovel and sift

I want to place seeds
and wait and wait
til they show their green
leafy faces

But today, the snow
it covers my landscape
it captures my attention like a vision

It pulls
and the bashful woman I am,
it delicately chases me
back

it calls for my eyes
for a stare -just one more look

Snow falling upon my workspace
shows me the beauty
of patience

-Saschia Johnson

Photo by Tony Ross on Unsplash

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