Snow Poems

Snow Poems

Poems About the Magic of Snowflakes

Winter has very few redeeming qualities. Many animals find that the best thing to do is simply sleep through it. Studies show that human beings sleep more during the winter months as well. One of the few redeeming qualities of winter is snow. There are few things more magical than looking out the window from your house and discovering those first flurries gently falling to the ground. When the snow builds up outside our houses it envelops us in a warm cocoon. The time has come to put on your warm slippers, a cozy blanket, and curl up with some hot chocolate.

Winter Snow Poems

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  1. Snowflakes

    I caught snowflakes
    on my fingertips
    but they melted
    to my dismay.

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    Awesome. When more of us realize that, the better off we all will be. I really like this poem.

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  3. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening

    Whose woods these are I think I know.
    His house is in the village though;
    He will not see me stopping here
    To watch his woods fill up with snow.

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    I was all of 16 years old (1958) at Oak Park High. We finished subjugating and conjugating at the end of our sophomore year. Finally I could put that dangling participle to rest and move on...

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  4. The Silence Of The Snow

    • By Ruth D. Velenski
    • Published: January 2018
    Poem About The Beauty Of Snow Falling Silently

    The night sky is a dull grey white.
    An opaque dust sheet floats so light
    Upon the roofs and lamps and cars.
    It settles so softly like falling stars.

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    Oh for the winters of long ago, when the earth would often be covered in snow. How beautifully this poem describes snowflakes silently falling throughout the still of the night and the world...

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  6. Mother Nature's Apology For Hurricane Harvey

    A Beautiful Blanket Of Snow

    A stranger came here late last night
    Silent puffs of falling white
    Frigid, falling, drifting down
    Unusual this far down in a southern town

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  7. Snow Dream

    • By Ellen Pond
    • Published: October 2008

    I feel wet snow
    on my cold, dry skin
    As the darkness falls
    to settle in....

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  8. Snow Day

    • By Sam D
    • Published: January 2009

    Snow is falling to the ground,
    Piling up in enormous mounds.
    School is canceled for the day.
    Children run outside to play.

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    We, in grade three, love your snow poem. We have included own illustrations and we are going to read your poem to our Learning Buddy class of grades primary and one! We like having snow days too!

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  10. Winter, Winter

    • By I. Mignosa
    • Published: March 2013

    Winter, Winter,
    can you see?
    You mean a whole
    lot to me!

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    Snow white fluff
    We've had enough
    Gracefully flowing
    While it's snowing
    Angry piles left by plows
    All of the horrays turn into growls!

  11. Our Exquisite Snowman

    Making A Snowman

    There's a silence so loud that it's deafening,
    And the sun seems unusually bright.
    The world is awakening to a bitter cold morn
    And a crystalline blanket of white.

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    I was lucky enough to accidentally stumble on your poetry, which I very much enjoy. Like you, I am retired and finding writing poetry very therapeutic, both in lockdown and because my husband...

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  12. A Winter Surprise

    • By Jocelyn Larrabee
    • Published: March 2013

    The lakes are covered with ice;
    Our trees are full with frost.
    It seems as a good nice winter,
    but one thing, one thing is lost.

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  13. A Snowy Day

    • By Vander Lloyd
    • Published: March 2018
    ABC Poem About A Snowy Day

    As soon as snow falls, we
    Bundle up and head outside.
    Children everywhere come together for a
    Daring snowball fight until

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