Come Soft Snows
Come Soft Snows.
Let fall the hush
That renders Ceres still.
Hold fast yet
When time her sleeping silence keeps,
Beneath the whited hill.
-Lona Gynt, January 1987
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This poem will soon be available in the publication listed below 🙂
Three poems accepted to the annual anthology for Out Loud HSV (which stands for Huntsville, not for Herpes Simplex Virus)
“Walking the Dog on the Fairway at 9 pm”
“So you think you are better than Lady Macbeth”
“Come Soft Snows”
Available soon at this site:
-Lona Gynt, January 1984
All rights reserved for text and pictures to Lona Gynt, November 2018.
Posted for dVerse, Open Link Night (OLN), hosted by Mish. Snow was on her mind. Join us on the OLN poetry trail. Dress warm.
Here is the link for OLN:
Learn more about Ceres (Greek name is Demeter) and the change of seasons at the following link:
Also.. Please read Merril’s Powerfully moving non-traditional Haibun on this mother/daughter
Recited at Out Loud Huntsville, Open Mic Night 10-27-19