First Snowflake, a poem by Freya Pickard at Spillwords.com

First Snowflake

First Snowflake

written by: Freya Pickard

@FreyaPickard

 

amber eyes gaze upwards
moon-wise, she crouches
still, silent, copper against
moon-bleached grass
dark-tipped ears flat
against earthen fur
she waits amongst last summer’s
teasels and skeletal hogweed
as cloud occludes moon
she watches
the first snowflake fall

Freya Pickard

Freya Pickard

Freya Pickard is the Author of The Kaerling series, an epic fantasy set in the strange and wonderful world of Nirunen. She writes mainly fantasy tales, with some poetry thrown in, whilst juggling with running a Bed & Breakfast and trying to read as many books as she can. She has published 13 e-books and 6 paperbacks so far and has plans to publish many more. Having survived cancer, Freya is not afraid to explore the darkness and finds her inspiration in the ocean, beautifully written books and vinyl music. When she has time, she likes to bake bread and paint with watercolours!
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