The Winter Ones

Day 11: Feb 11

Snow poured from a white sky. A soft blue-gray tinge had settled over the woods as dawn crept over the world. Nestled in warm dens and cozy leaf-stuffed hollows, bears and squirrels dozed through the cold season. But other creatures, those that only came to life and liveliness during winter, cavorted through the snow. Long silver tails flashed, like distorted light, and cloaks of fine furry icicles looked, to the human eye, like swirls of snowflakes.

But they had their party and their time and that was enough.

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I have renewed these in lieu of the Refugee Ban in the USA. Inspired by the-cassandra-project and their Every Day Challenge, I am writing every day to raise money for the Urban Justice Center. You can donate here or please spread the word. Thank you.


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