The Last Snowflake

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Only a few flakes swirl now, meandering towards the earth

as winter loses its battle, green shoots stand at attention,

while in the silence, the sun pulls away

the clouds,

and the last snowflake

melts on the petal

of a daffodil.

    

Poetry and Image © Copyright 2018, ancient skies

30 thoughts on “The Last Snowflake

  1. Gosh, I used to cling to those first signs of spring like a life raft when I lived in Iowa. Wishing a speedy spring arrival for you! 🙂 Very nice words as always.

  2. Those magnificent flowers sometimes still in the last snow are like the heralds of the spring .which attract us to the garden
    Your poem Nico says well what I feel
    In friendship
    Michel

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