Winter Blessings (a 100 word story)

The snow continued to fall, covering the refuse of Gary’s life.  He smiled at the cold whitewashing of his previous mistakes.  It gave him a crisp clean perspective on his past.  The sad thing was he knew soon the sun would come out and the blanket of white would melt away, allowing his warts to once again be in plain sight.

At least for now he could pretend there had been nothing wrong as he sipped his spiked hot chocolate in front of the fireplace.  Spring can take its own sweet time.  He was happy to be buried in blankness.

 

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Spring (an acrostic poem)

Slip sliding in the freshly fallen snow

Playing tag with snow balls

Really makes for a fun day

It inspires one to drink hot chocolate with marshmallows

Normally this would be an amazing day

Gag me though since it is now April!

 

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