Wednesday, February 9, 2011

From Feral`s Front Porch




Winter Beauty
*~*~*

When it's winter in the Valley
and my breath hangs in the air,

The snow will crunch beneath my feet
and glisten in the air.

The stars at night light up my world
so I never walk alone;

It's clear and crisp and beautiful
in the Valley I call home.

Joan Adams Burchell

17 comments:

Michele Stefanides said...

That picture is gorgeous!

Brenda said...

Very nice!

Anonymous said...

I always love the way the sky looks in the winter time! Great pic!!

texwisgirl said...

Beautiful image and poem. Helps with the bitter cold!

Sharon said...

Beautiful picture! That sky and the icicles seem to go together.

from my front porch... said...

That poem is beautiful! And that sky? Breathtaking!
I love your new header~so cute :)
xo, misha

Nancy@A Rural Journal said...

That's lovely -- and goes so well with your photograph. Your new blog design is adorable. :)

Judy's Corner said...

Beautiful!

Mr. Pip said...

A beautiful picture and poem!

Your pal, Pip

houndstooth said...

Beautiful view!

Verde Farm said...

So pretty--love the color of that sky :)

John Gray said...

I love the GONE WITH THE WIND sky

Nezzy said...

Picture is glorious, the poem is beautiful but baby this weather stinks!!! Sorry, there I said it and feel better now!

Heeehehehe!

God bless ya sweetie and have a marvelous day!!!

Carol............. said...

Ahhh, very appropriate for this time of year...well, for those living in the colder
states. LOL

Willard said...

I love the sunrise and the poem is really appropriate.

Feral Female said...

I`m glad you all enjoyed the snapshot, it was a very pretty winter moment.

Mary Ann said...

What a lovely poem... I saved it, it really speaks to the moment.