On Friday, February 22, 2021, I wrote a poem about the Texas Winter Storm Disaster, below is a reprint of the poem from my website.

Frozen

Frozen, to the bone

Burn all that’s around to survive

A freeze that shouldn’t of shut us down

Frozen darkness

Hours on end

Freezing cold

Freezing cold

Tapping a person’s soul

Searching for strength

Hours upon hours

Digging for courage

Freezing in the dark

Electricity, water, food, everything of need evaporates

Never knowing when relief will arrive,

Despair grows

Deepens into memories for tomorrow

Cold, brittle bones break into

Piling up, alongside the ill planning of others,

who,

beyond the shallow halls watch from afar

While families toss childhood dreams to the flames

to melt away the ice

The loss is immeasurable

The cost is astronomical

Frozen

The poem was originally posted on my website https://www.tiffanysunday.com/2021/02/frozen-a-poem-about-the-texas-winter-storm-disaster-by-tiffany-sunday/


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