Monday, February 1, 2010

an ode to winter.


"She tells her love
while half asleep,

in the dark hours,
with half-words whispered low;

As Earth turns in her winter sleep

And puts out grass and flowers

Despite the snow,
Despite the falling snow."

-Robert Graves


(image via we heart it / poem here on this lovely idea)

23 comments:

Jayne said...

What a GORGEOUS photograph! Ode to winter, indeed! I love this cuddly time of year!

Carrie said...

Oh, wow. I love that poem! :)

Marisa said...

PERFECT poem on this snowy day...
and what a perfect image to go along with it.

Well Nice Chels said...

Hey lady! I can totally get you three columns.
:)

Shokoofeh said...

So beautiful ! :-)

Risti Megan said...

Ah so lovely. It makes me want to cozy up in bed.

chelsea rebecca said...

insanely perfect poem for this snowy day!! and i love that photo!!

p.s. you kind of look like mila kunis but you are way more gorgeous!!

my name is lauren. said...

that photo + the poem make me want to spend my day off tomorrow laying in bed cuddled up reading a book with a cup of tea. ....if only i could do something about the snow. i need a bit of that.

The Socialite said...

What a lovely poem. :))

crissy said...

That is a beautiful poem. And I'm loving your blog. (I kept seeing your comments on other blogs I read, and thought I'd check yours out. Glad I did, too.♥)

Melissa Y. Allam said...

such a ponderer, romantic and deep thinker you are. I wish I could share as easily as you.

This Lovely City said...

Lovely photo + perfect poem! Wish it were snowing here! xo

Carol {Everyday Delights} said...

I love that picture and poem.

thea said...

Sigh... breathtaking isn't it?

thea.
xx

www.spoonfulzine.com

Geisslein said...

great picture,nice words,beautiful post! :o)

Katie said...

this is beautiful. as is the picture. makes me want to go home and snuggle up in my pjs!

Anna said...

GREAT post! Love the poem :)

Elizabeth Marie said...

Gorgeous poem!!

Check my blog my love :)

Love_Again said...

Beautiful image and words.

x

esther said...

i reeeeally like this poem. i also am one of those strange beings who likes winter (ok most of the time). i think it's kind of romantic.

Micaela said...

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The Childlike empress said...

beautiful poem

:: Gina :: said...

le sigh*

ps. sending you the song today :)

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