Gert Strydom

(03 April 1964 / Johannesburg, South Africa)

A Snowflake (Tritina)


When the wonder of a hexagon binds
I am caught by the very bright beauty
of a tiny white snowflake that glitters,

that forms a unique pattern that glitters
of which the core intimately binds
with a own texture, sparkle and beauty

that sticks around a grain of dust in beauty
as falling snow that in the air glitter
when water vapour as ice crystals binds;

where it binds with beauty, while it glitters.

Submitted: Wednesday, December 28, 2011
Edited: Wednesday, December 28, 2011

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