Winter Song (10 line challenge)

Beyond his window 


Where his breath melted the frost


The snow sparkled like a blanket of stars


He could see her smile


Drifting up from memories past


Her portrait dancing in candlelight 


He held the present he never gave her


The radio reminiscing in the background 


Mud, crooning Lonely this Christmas 


I will be, he thought. Without you to hold...


◄ Her Words

A Calling ►


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Stephen Atkinson

Sun 22nd May 2022 11:26

Thanks John, Julie & Stephen for the comments. Bit early for a Christmas poem 🤣 But thought I'd try & think outside the muddy box a bit.
Thanks for all the likes 🌈

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Stephen Gospage

Sun 22nd May 2022 07:40

I love the way you incorporate the song into the memories, Stephen. A really good one.

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julie callaghan

Fri 20th May 2022 20:23


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John Botterill

Fri 20th May 2022 19:39

Fabulous, Stephen. An original and clever exploration of the topic! 😀

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