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Snowdrops

Rating: 3.9

Do you know what I was, how I lived? You know
what despair is; then
winter should have meaning for you.

I did not expect to survive,
earth suppressing me. I didn't expect
to waken again, to feel
in damp earth my body
able to respond again, remembering
after so long how to open again

in the cold light
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
Mahtab Bangalee 23 October 2020

afraid, yes, but among you again crying yes risk joy in the raw wind of the new world/// excellent poem penned; just life like

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P A Noushad 16 October 2020

Being my friend I experience your verses more touching way dear Louise Gluck.

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Colleen Courtney 14 May 2014

As the cold of. Winter disappears, the gentle warm spring can bring about a new rebirth.

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