winter tells

I think in the winter.

That was when.

cold and hot at the same time

wet and dry


blue lips and parka umbra of fur,  soft

tongue flesh quivers      grizzly blizzard,  bite


breast petals curved peelings,        falling shaves

birth                   or

,                wake up



I know,          know

but never                      .  This


Winter tells that piercing hot       becomes cold

blooming snow        winter rose, two


roll            , carpetgrass

over buried

lost root