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London Snow - a poem by Robert Bridges

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The picture is so pretty that I had to find a poem about snow. OK, the picture isn't London but the poem and picture are mutually evocative that I've put them together.


Victor Hugo

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"Toleration is the best religion"
Victor Hugo
Victor Hugo lived in voluntary exile from France from 1851 until the reconstitution of the French Republic in 1870, producing much of his best work on Guernsey in the Channel Islands

Evocative Seasonal Poem about Winter

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Here's a Haiku

I enjoy the discipline of writing a haiku. If you are not familiar with the structure it's -

3 lines :1st line 5 syllables, 2nd line 7 syllables, 3rd line 5 syllables. A haiku is traditionally about nature and ideally juxtaposes two ideas. Here's one I prepared earlier -