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Frosted Web

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Napowrimo small

Lacelike cobwebs creep the hedgerows
sharp as prying spiders’ eyes,
sequin-edged and spiky shining
clear spun sugar in disguise.

Lazy hips and haws lounge
as taut twigs cringe in fingered frost,
while fluffed-up scarlet-red and round,
a robin chirps for the worms he’s lost.

Polly Stretton © 2020

napowrimo #30

So, that’s my final poem for NaPoWriMo 2020 – hope you’ve enjoyed your daily dose of my poetry – hopefully my new collection ‘Growing Places’ will be out later this year.

2 thoughts on “Frosted Web

  1. Well done. 30 superb poems . More than I dared to think I could write. NaPoWriMo chap book coming ??

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  2. I’m hoping to have a new collection out later this year, Elaine, its working title is ‘Growing Places’ 🙂 x

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