The weather has taken a turn for the worse. Doubtless the pigs are sheltering in the warmth of their shed. Other creatures brave the elements:
on waving branches ~
bird shadows in the sleet
A Poet-in-Residence poem Christmas Shopping can be found on today's front page at Charles Christian's popular INK SWEAT & TEARS website.
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