after milk thistle down
birch stencilled white
going nowhere fast
Bryan Douglas Cook February 2012
Context for "Snow"
This is my attempt at a winter season sequential poem.
Read at the Tree Reading Series 14 February 2012
Snowflakes under the microscope
7 January 2009: Kenneth Libbrecht, a professor of physics at the California Institute of Technology, has been studying snowflakes, ice patterns, crystal growth and ice formations since 1997. He faced sub-zero temperatures to catch falling snowflakes and photograph and illuminate them using a specially designed photo-microscope. His pictures show snow crystals that fell to earth in Northern Ontario, Alaska, Vermont, the Michigan Upper Peninsula and the Sierra Nevada mountains of California, and are showcased in his Snowflakes book