Lying in the Snow MAG

By Andie Dodge, Nampa, ID

The chill.
creeps up my back,
slips down my shoulders,
wraps around my arms.
I face the night sky.
nature to nature.

beautiful.

terrifying

moonlight envelops my skin,
dances across my eyes.
diamond stars
float through the icy sky,
like fireflies skimming water.
My breath is vapor,
soft against the glassy frost.
I feel the chill.
again.
the snow drifts
and I drift away.
Lying in the snow.



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on Sep. 7 2013 at 12:44 am
TheSkyOwesMeRain GOLD, Irvine, California
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Favorite Quote:
Life isn't measured by the number of breaths you take, but by the moments which take your breath away.

You are only as strong as your weakest link.

Great work! I love the imagery in the second stanza. 

on Sep. 23 2010 at 10:16 pm
SuperEeks SILVER, Farmington, Utah
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Favorite Quote:
Life is not about how many breaths you take,
it's about how many moment take your breath away.

I really like your style of writing! I loved how you describe everything!

on Nov. 12 2008 at 9:00 pm
Hey watz up. I love your poem

kit kat said...
on Sep. 3 2008 at 4:15 pm
i liked poem alot!?! the first verse was my favorite!

on Aug. 14 2008 at 3:15 am
This was beautiful! I love the use of words and feelings put into it!

Maya said...
on Aug. 9 2008 at 2:01 pm
I really like this! I love the words, especially the first verse.

:)


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