Pennsylvania author and artist, Lynda McKinney Lambert give the next assignment in her series: Writing by Inner Vision, a Personal Journal. Assignment #3 – presents 2 winter poems and directions for creating your own winter poem in your personal journal….
for the next
for its silent passage
along the banks of
the icy river…
___ From “January Scene” by Lynda McKinney Lambert.
I reached out, touched the trunks of trees as we traveled together in the afternoon sun. I recall the feeling of textures and the girth of a tree in my arms as I tried to encircle it. I needed to touch the overlapping surface of the Locust tree, put it in my memory bank where I can retrieve it when wintry days become anxious and lonely.