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A Few Short Poems About Winter

Updated on September 5, 2012


Frogs burrow the mud

snails bury themselves

and I air my quilts

preparing for the cold

Dogs grow more hair

mothers make oatmeal

and little boys and girls

take Father John's Medicine

Bears store fat

chipmunks gather nuts

and I collect books

For the coming winter

Nikki Giovanni


once a snowflake fell

on my brow and i loved

it so much and i kissed

it and it was happy and called it's cousins

and brothers and a web

of snow engulfed me then

i reached to love them all

and i squeezwd them and they became

a spring rain and i stood perfectly

still and was a flower

Nikki Giovanni


We may enjoy the beauty

Of a giant redwood tree,

Or glory in the wonder of

A wild, wind-blown sea.

Our eyes delight in sprouting plants,

Born from tiny seeds,

Then separate each dainty flower...

Entangled in the weeds.

An ornate shurb in autumntime

That turns from green to gold

Gives promise of an unseen hand

Which paints the earth so bold.

A pristine scene no man can paint

Is Winter's first snowfall

Where neither paw nor footprint mars

The picture overall.

Let us share the magic as we

Ponder Nature's part,

For all are miracles that fill...

An ever grateful heart.

Angie Monnens

Thanks For Visiting

Thanks for visiting our hub. If you have any poems about winter that you would like to share, or special winter memories please do so here.Thanks again and come back soon.


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      BIGCSSHOP 5 years ago

      ted, hi and thanks for stopping by. glad you liked the poetry!

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      ted 5 years ago

      nice poems. really enjoyed them very nice

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      BIGCSSHOP 6 years ago

      Hi, alisha, beerashwar and tanya. Thank you guys so much for leaving a comment I'm glad you liked our hub. Have a great New Year!

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      beerashwar 6 years ago

      well done hub

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      tanya 6 years ago

      wow amazing poems

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      BIGCSSHOP 6 years ago

      Hi nikutjg, Thanks for visiting. I'm glad you liked some of our poems.

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      nikutjg 6 years ago

      very bad and very good poems there are.

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      BIGCSSHOP 7 years ago

      Hi lashay,

      I may have the info you want, but I don't quite understand what you are looking for. Please send me another comment without slang if possible or reword your request. Thanks, I have soooooo many poems to share.

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      lashay 7 years ago

      Do u have any ifo on ur winter poem please say yea cause i realy realy need dat for my essay on u come on doud help a sista out here alright duces o and nice job on da poem ms.Nikki Giovanni

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      BIGCSSHOP 7 years ago

      carrie450, I truly appreciate your comment. It inspires me to do more. Thanks so much.

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      carrie450 7 years ago from Winnipeg, Canada

      I love your poems of winter. I hope to see more of your fantastc work.

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      BIGCSSHOP 7 years ago

      Thanks sophs for visiting. Please feel free to come back again and check out my other Hubs.

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      sophs 7 years ago

      Great hub! Really enjoyed this :-)

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      BIGCSSHOP 7 years ago

      Thank You Kirega Titus,

      I am soooo glad you enjoyed the poetry. I will be adding much more real soon. Thanks again

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      Kirega Titus 7 years ago from Kenya

      Wow! Good winter poems, though there's never been winter over here in kenya but you've made me have the whole picture me it, thanks. Looking forward to read more of your poems. Thumbs up for the good job!