Snow Acceleration

Written for:  Poetic Bloomings2 – Prompt #269 – Snowbound

“Today, I present you with a list of snow-related words. Choose one (or do a flurry of them) and write an Acrostic poem based on that (those) word(s).”

snowy – snowfall – snowflake – snowdrift – snowball – avalanche – snowstorm – snowboard – snow-white – snowbound – snowman – snowshoe – snowmobile – snow-blind – snowcap – snowblower – snow-melt – snow line – blizzard – ski slope – flurry

S oft flurries drifted.
N ot likely to change to a snowfall
O f blizzard proportions, according to
W ord of weather forecasters. Take that as suggestion at
B est. Sure enough snowy conditions snowballed
O ut of predictions into a full-blown snowstorm.
U nder the snowdrifts, snowblowers were
N ot sufficient to clear any paths.
D own it fell into snow-blindness We were snowbound.

About purplepeninportland

I am a freelance poet, born and bred in Brooklyn, New York. I live with my husband, John, and two charming rescue dogs–Marion Miller and Murphy. We spent eight lovely years in Portland, OR, but are now back in New York. My goal is to create and share poetry with others who write, or simply enjoy reading poetry. I hope to touch a nerve in you, and feel your sparks as well.
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