Tag Archives: cold

Baby, It’s Cold. Period.

Christmas concerts warm the heart. If only practice didn’t start So soon! Perhaps I’m getting old, But all these snow songs make me cold! Advertisements

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chilly Willie

I’m wearing a blanket From now until spring. I’m not hot ’cause I’m not Wearing one other thing.

Posted in poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Chill

This discontented winter’s pending End is near. We’ll soon be spending Well-lit evenings mowing lawns And grousing over early dawns And seeking shelter from the heat, Our shorts-clad thighs stuck to the seat Until the AC shudders on… Ten days. … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Winterwalk

The air is cold The moon is bright My fingertips Are turning white Enraptured by The sky above I must have dropped My stupid glove I’m on the porch I squeeze the key Can’t turn it, though I have to … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Reader’s Retreat

It’s white outside And cold I’ll look instead For warmth Inside my book

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Hibervacation

Freezing rain is on the way Parenthesized by snow and ice This blanket’s warm so here I’ll stay Hibervacationing sounds nice

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Flex Time

Don’t turn on the heater yet. Your nose is red, your clothes are wet, If freezing’s zero, it’s below. You can’t turn on the heater, though. You made a deal with PGE To cut back on your energy Consumption when … Continue reading

Posted in poetry | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment