does not lend itself
rep res ent at ion
At least, not in
black & white & typed
Not as it falls,
not as it sticks
to ground or banks. Words
the settles in drifts and
capture its the subtleties of its even a
cannot true form, nature. Not
photograph can do that. Take a picture, and the camera cannot catch the falling flakes, or else it fails
to recognize the third dimension in a vast colorless canvas.
Only the eye and the mind can perceive its gentle approach,
the manner in which it settles upon the terrain below, how the brilliant
sunlight contrasts with the deep, blue shadows.
Perhaps that's the beauty of it.