the lake in winter
gentle touch of winter’s cold
water’s smooth surface
the quiet of falling snow
the chime as each flake fractures
Copyright © 27 April 2017, by Elizabeth W. Bennefeld.
Update to add photograph, 28 April 2019.
Concept source: “The Sound of Snowflakes”, by Philip Ball.
Photograph source: Wildlife art by Kaz at pixabay.