Snow Country

Fuji

Snow Country

desolate the reach
of space a
curved line of

white empty as
the loneliness one
feels the tone

is different on
a day like
this she says

unaware that her
words fall like
snow in the

mountains soft quiet
in the roar
no one hears

 

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Another piece from the eighties…this first appeared here in November 2015.

FACES 2

4 thoughts on “Snow Country

  1. Interesting to think of snow having a silent roar … for sure that can happen with human voices falling on deaf ears! Many sounds we don’t perceive (as my Labrador has taught me) and many we simply tune out …

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