- Mounds of snow covered the landscape
hiding its imperfections like a blanket smoothed over a lumpy mattress.
I shifted my weight, pulled the shades
in an effort to block the clouds from my view.
– from Missing Moments
That’s exactly what I’d do, too. Make sure to click through and read the entire poem! Shirley Allard writes from the blog Whispers In The Wind, and you’re missing out if you’ve never taken in the soft and gentle ambience there, not to mention the excellent poetry.