Thursday, January 23, 2020

Poetry Friday: "Dust of Snow" by Robert Frost



A little bit of perfection, so needed in January, from Robert Frost today: 


Dust of Snow
by Robert Frost

The way a crow
Shook down on me
The dust of snow
From a hemlock tree

Has given my heart
A change of mood
And saved some part
Of a day I had rued.

(This poem is in the public domain.)

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8 comments:

  1. What a delightful poem! Definitely a mood changer. :)

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  2. Walking out on a snowy day & noticing those small moments is what Frost reminds us to do. Thanks, Karen

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  3. Delightful poem, new to me. :)

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  4. Karen... thank you so much for highlighting this poem... I love it and I had not seen it before.

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  5. I hadn't read this poem before. Thank you for sharing. I really enjoyed it.

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  6. Lovely! A dusting of snow will cheer me up, too!

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  7. A dusting of snow is like a sprinkling of confectioner sugar confectioner sugar. I love Robert Frost.

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  8. Written from a slower time and so refreshingly rewarding today, thanks Karen!

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