Submit Your Poems
Get Your Premium Membership

See and share Beautiful Nature Photos and amazing photos of interesting places

Quote of the Day

Quote Left"The harder you work, the luckier you get."Quote Right

by Gary Player

  |  Comment

A Winter Night

Isaiah Zerbst Avatar Isaiah Zerbst - Premium MemberPremium Member Send Soup Mail Go to Poets Blog Block poet from commenting on your poetry

Below is the poem entitled A Winter Night which was written by poet Isaiah Zerbst. Please feel free to comment on this poem. However, please remember, PoetrySoup is a place of encouragement and growth.

Read Poems by Isaiah Zerbst

Best Isaiah Zerbst Poems

+ Fav Poet

A Winter Night

The keenest winter wind so shrilly whistled
In the night;
The fire in the fireplace flared and fizzled,
Giving light
Through the wailing winter night.

Within the cabin all was warm and cozy
In the night;
The children's cheeks were glowing red and rosy
From the fight
In the snowy winter night.

The cabin shook and shuddered, softly creaking
In the night;
The west wind wildly stuttered, as if speaking
Through its might,
In the windy winter night.

The chestnuts loudly crunched as they were cracking
In the night;
The popcorn proudly popped, and lips were smacking
At the sight,
By the fire in the night.

The children in the house are sweetly sleeping
Through the night;
The wind, kept out, is wildly wailing, weeping
At the slight,
While it wanders through the night.

Post Comments

Please Login to post a comment
  1. Date: 12/13/2013 2:08:00 PM
    Well hats off to you Isaiah! Very nicely done! Keep having fun with your poetry growth ;)

  1. Date: 12/3/2013 7:09:00 PM
    A very heartwarming poem for the Christmas season! I really enjoyed reading this one tonight. Wonderful work, Isaiah! I wish you the best of luck in the contest!

  1. Date: 11/30/2013 5:55:00 PM
    Isaiah you were born to write--born to be creative and have made good use of your gift---wonderful!!!

  1. Date: 11/30/2013 2:07:00 AM
    Enjoyed this winter night..BG