Three Short Winter Poems

I love cold weather. The images are sharp.

photo by B. Lynch
Canoe Creek, Winneshiek County, IA

at
-12ºF
the
porch
groans –
first
heat
rises
from the
woodstove

— Steve Peterson


great horned owl
replies
to the
evening sky
and the
indigo snow

— Steve Peterson


in a narrow strip of water between the ice
a tundra swan

— Steve Peterson

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Steve Peterson

I teach fifth grade in Iowa.

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