Brat Farrar (bratfarrar) wrote,
Brat Farrar
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poem by me (a repeat from last winter solstice)

While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease. KJV, Genesis 8:22

This is the bottom of the year:
we have skidded,
slid,
rolled
inexorably
downward
(through no fault of our own)
until we reached this place,
this moment
in the
dark.

And now
(through no merit of our own)
we begin
the
slow,
crawling,
interminable
climb back up towards summer and daylight and the peak, that moment at which we
once again
begin the descent toward winter
and the
night.
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  • february is apparently snow month this year

    I REALLY wish we still got snow days--February would've been nearly as much vacation as work, this year. :P

  • MOAR SNOW

    :cackles maniacally: Just in time, too--our front lawn was starting to show grass again. It's all safely covered up now!

  • let it snow, let it snow

    thebratfarrar.tumblr.com/random (it did actually snow another 2 inches, btw)

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