The west wind is a housekeeper
Sweeping in the weather fronts
And dusting the ground the snow
Mopping up the autumn mess
Whenever the west winds blow
She dumps out rain to scrub the sky
Before the sunset gleams
And sometimes leaves the mess til morning
For somebody else to clean

for the 2019-2020 winter set Every Snowfall, #3
shared for Open Link at dverse 12/12/19

6 thoughts on “Dusting, December 11 (Every Snowfall)

  1. There is something rather indefinable and pleasing in the tone you manage to strike here Alexandra – I shall be back to read more of your work, for sure…

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