Pale spectres hover
Gracefully upon the screen
All my ghosts wear white
Winter comes to haunt my bones
But spring wore orange-blossom

For Colleen’s poetry challenge

About Sue Vincent

Sue Vincent is a Yorkshire-born writer and one of the Directors of The Silent Eye, a modern Mystery School. She writes alone and with Stuart France, exploring ancient myths, the mysterious landscape of Albion and the inner journey of the soul. Find out more at France and Vincent. She is owned by a small dog who also blogs. Follow her at and on Twitter @SCVincent. Find her books on Goodreads and follow her on Amazon worldwide to find out about new releases and offers. Email:
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26 Responses to Snowdrops

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  2. A very nice poem. Thanks for sharing!


  3. Beautiful imagery. I love snow drops! One of my spring favorites. ❤


  4. willowdot21 says:

    Exquisite !! 🌹


  5. They look beautiful in white 🙂


  6. memadtwo says:

    Perfection. (K)


  7. Lovely, Sue. 🙂 — Suzanne


  8. Widdershins says:

    ‘…Winter comes to haunt my bones…’ … very gothic. 😀


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