Winter afternoon, early December

“The grey lid has been
lifted off the day.

Sun spills everywhere—
on snow, on house, on

me at the window.
No wind in the willow,

no birds in bare branches,
no sadness in the absence.

Only the shine, instead,
the spin and dalliance

of every amazing
particular thing

in the long, the lovely
the almost perfect light.”

~ Tom Montag

winter-4

About Dr Bill Wooten

Organizational Psychologist,Guitarist, Banjo Picker, Bicyclist, Reader and Books, Books, Books
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One Response to Winter afternoon, early December

  1. Ready for a ‘perfect winter day’ here. 😦 Right now it’s cold, gray and rainy. Doin’ my ‘snow dance.’ 🙂 Thanks for the temporary escape, Bill!

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