Tag Archive: winter

Five Haiku Poems: Persistent Winter

Winter is like a bad date who doesn’t want to leave…   These cold winter winds slice through clothes with icicle fingers down my throat.   My tonsils tickle. I cough out the… Continue reading


Photo by –FlyTrapMan– He whispered in her dreams. As she stirred, hearing his words, she reached out for him. Fingers brushed against the snow, collected on his arms. You’re cold, she shivered –… Continue reading

Enraged Moon

Photo by Derrick J. Knight   The moon glared at the snow on the land. Winter’s grasp had clutched on far too long. Icicle fangs glinting; terrified Spring –  who hesitated to unpack… Continue reading

Winter Succumbs

Photo by –FlyTrapMan–   Frozen nights with our bodies enwrapped. The frost outside scratches; scarring the glass. In our bedroom, two sparks ignite one flame. The ice gazes in at the fire we’ve… Continue reading

Winter’s Breath

Photo by Graham A Stephen (http://geotopoi.wordpress.com) He knocked on my door the other night – smiling, yet there wasn’t light in his eyes. I poured him a glass of wine. Our fingers brushed… Continue reading

Keep Chilled

  She grew frost flowers to keep the chill in her heart. Pain can’t invade ice.   *Frosty photo by FlyTrapMan (Click here to visit his blog). ❤

Winter’s Thaw

Winter whispers as I rest. The head cold I feel is its fingers’ caress. My heart is a snow globe in my chest; swirling, drifting, icy. Cold surrounds like a thickened cloak. It… Continue reading