Issue No. 15, Winter 2015

Thunder Snow
Kara Valore

unnatural

it percolates
then swirls
in silent sprinkles

drapes a white curtain
over a city that sleeps

restless

as the child whose mother lit her on fire
as the child whose mother lit her on fire

restless

over a city that sleeps
drapes a white curtain
in silent sprinkles

then swirls
it percolates

unnatural


Kara Valore is a poet, a part-time adult education instructor and a full-time mother of three. Her poetry has appeared in the Reclaiming Our Voices Anthology 2015, Writer’s Eye Competition 2014, various Pennsylvania Poetry Society Prize Anthologies and her work has been recognized in the YorkFest Literary Competitions in 2015 and 2004.