Winter Heralds In Poem by Wanda Swim Strunk

Winter Heralds In

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Winter heralds In a level of depression
That surpasses
The level of elation
I feel when spring arrives

I accept that poets and predictions
Cant stop the worlds afflictions
That have been there
Since the dawn of time

Still I look to strength
Between God and booze
Only to realize
They are empty methods too

So I sit here and write
In the half dark
Of the coming night
Wondering what to do

Fully Knowing
That Winter heralds in
My depression like a treacherous friend
The creative muse by which I write

Charles Chaim Wax 09 November 2005

I love winter below zero my true home daily watching weather reports from Northway, Alaska so you're in a different realm but just as lovely and in the end the planet turns Spring will arrive just keep writing beautiful until the Robin sings

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Mary Nagy 07 November 2005

Wanda, My brother has the same depression every winter season. It's so hard to work through each year. You put this very nicely. Sincerely, Mary

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***** ********* 07 November 2005

Hi Strunk, All you can do is keep writing really. 9 from me. All the best Tai

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