What a miserable day! The snow we had overnight melted when the temperature rose and the precipitation changed to rain. Think damp, gray, and well…dreary. After working on my taxes, I decided to engage my creative brain. Maybe I could make something out of this blah day. I worked on a poem, and to my surprise, it came to me fairly quickly. I hope you enjoy it!
In search of Brighter Days
Sloppy, slippery mud for miles Icy wind such a trial Winter's hold steadfast, bleak Sullen skies make me weak Oh Mother Nature, where’s the sun Blue skies, lush grass, and fun Lightning bugs and chirping crickets Soft dew and verdant thickets But, February if you must Hold fast; pay no mind to my disgust For glorious spring’s not long And soon will brim with birdsong