Tag Archives: weather

April In Oregon

Spring sprang today from eight to ten, At which time winter came again, Then summer shone from noon ’til four, Then briefly fall, then spring some more. Tonight they say prepare for frost. What season is it, please? I’m lost.

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Sideways Rain Check

Cold is fine, and rain is, too. I like taking walks with you No matter what the weather’s like, But sideways rain? Let’s skip the hike.

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Nine Saved

That was quite a storm! We lost power two whole days. Kept my streak up, though.

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Thoughts Executed

Winter weather threatens leaks In unprotected frozen plumbing; Also poem-posting streaks If wi-fi fails. In case that’s coming I’ll pend this for just before The stroke of twelve tomorrow night. I may be weak, infirm and poor As Lear, yet … Continue reading

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Reader’s Retreat

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

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

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Mr. Hammond To The Wet Courtesy Phone

Soggy locals think We brought northwest weather south If they only knew

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