Winter Song

Rain and wind, and wind and rain.Will the Summer come again?Rain on houses, on the street,Wetting all the people’s feet,Though they run with might and main.Rain and wind, and wind and rain. Snow and sleet, and sleet and snow.Will the Winter never go?What do beggar children doWith no fire to cuddle to,Perhaps with nowhere warmContinue reading “Winter Song”

Snow Day

Growing up in the countryside of south-western Ontario, we definitely knew what winter was all about. We were bussed to school and the drivers were fearless. Some could navigate the unplowed roads and through near blow outs as they had driven the roads every day for years. I can recall one day having a neighbourContinue reading “Snow Day”