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[Challenge] One More Visit to Emily Dickinson

The first stanza of one of Emily Dickinson’s poems reads:

snow barnThe sky is low, the clouds are mean,
A travelling flake of snow
Across a barn or through a rut
Debates if it will go.

Your challenge is to use the first two lines of Emily’s work but replace the last two with your own.

Good luck!  Leave your poem below or over on my Facebook page.

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