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Poem: 'Tug of Seasons'

'This day when white tries to cover gold.'

Poetry
Image by cromaconceptovisual from Pixabay

Snowflakes coming down

Gently upon the colored ground

Falling on trees of gold

A vision to behold

Two seasons

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Playing tug of war

Who will win

The call of winter

Or that of fall

This guest

Who came by surprise

When fall tries to hang on

Not giving into snow

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As fall and winter mix

This day when white

Tries to cover gold

The Post Bulletin publishes poetry by local and area writers every Tuesday. Send poems to life@postbulletin.com with the subject line "Poetry submission."

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