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found poem: the greenery

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found poem: versed

found poem © j.i. kleinberg ~ versed
found poem © j.i. kleinberg

found poem: In summer

found poem: Birds

found poem: below

found poem: in some slanting light

found poem: Prairie


found poem: moon

found poem: and how

found poem: who owned

found poem: rolling

found poem: the minutiae

found poem: to create

found poem: so much

found poem: January

the day after

2016-12-09 snow feetBellingham, Washington, isn’t known for snow. Memorable storms are rare enough that residents recall them by year. More typically we get a couple of doses each year accompanied by an icy blast of Arctic chill.

After a region-stalling storm prediction in October (the storm never materialized), the weather-callers have been reluctant to over-promise this week except to say that driving could be hazardous. While higher elevations received a snow-angel-worthy dumping, low-lying Bellingham got a scant half-inch overnight. The temperature is creeping up over freezing, rain is predicted, and life will soon return to winter-normal: wet.

But this morning, a wonderful quiet surrounds the house, and the locals — juncos, sparrows, chickadees — are busy with their flitting and foraging, exploring the sheltered margins of the yard and the places where fronds of spruce, juniper, or pine offer a moment’s respite from wind and cats.

found poem: the blueberry

found poem: voyagers

found poem: In the eyes

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