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Day 24: Before, During, & After: Snowspell

Before. Clouds were low sky was heavy the very air itself held baited breath. Whispers, hushed. It’s funny how sometimes even words themselves are afraid to hope.   When it started, joy. A jolt, excitement, hope beginning to be fulfilled. The first fat flakes are gorgeous. She stands in them and spins, around and around… Continue reading Day 24: Before, During, & After: Snowspell

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Day 23: Silence

“Saying nothing, that’s enough for me.” -Bon Iver, Holocene The silence reigned. It was absolute, perfect, crystalline. She imagined if she looked at it under a microscope its structure would be flawless. The world was dark, as dark as it could be when snow poured down. Heaven was crying unusually heavy tears today. The evergreens,… Continue reading Day 23: Silence

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Day 21: Chill

It was cold. She felt it in the marrow of her bones, in every convulsive, irrepressible shiver. The chill crept through her sweaters (3), snuck past the wool of her socks, and slithered into her scarf. She hunched down, folding into a compact ball that maybe, just maybe, could keep her a little bit warmer.… Continue reading Day 21: Chill

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Day 6: An Explanation and a Cold Winter’s Morning

So, I wrote this post and published it last night on my phone, but instead of publishing my changes it deleted them and published just this blank title. Which makes me mad, because it makes it look like I didn’t keep my resolution, but I did! I promise. I’ve rewritten the first Description Wednesday below:… Continue reading Day 6: An Explanation and a Cold Winter’s Morning