Fraiku: Bomb Cyclone

“Once in a generation”
Why do these storms
happen every winter?

About Bartholomew Barker

Bartholomew Barker is one of the organizers of Living Poetry, a collection of poets and poetry lovers in the Triangle region of North Carolina. Born and raised in Ohio, studied in Chicago, he worked in Connecticut for nearly twenty years before moving to Hillsborough where he makes money as a computer programmer to fund his poetry habit.
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23 Responses to Fraiku: Bomb Cyclone

  1. equipsblog says:

    A quest ion for the ages (climate change, anyone?)

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  2. JeanMarie says:

    ‘Tis a puzzlement.

    (The King and I)

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  3. JeanMarie says:

    Indeed it is most vexing! Like a massive winter storm when people are traveling for the holidays. *shakes fist at sky- damn global warming.

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  4. r.Douglas says:

    Once in a generation must refer to lepidopteran begetting …You know…like, if a butterfly flaps its wings in Thailand Tennessee might see a tornado tomorrow …or some way too cool chaos theory thingy…but your point has heat.

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  5. Ali Grimshaw says:

    Telling of our times

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  6. I guess it’s inevitable. With increase in moist comes increase of cold, which in turn brings the storm.

    Seasons greetings to you and yours Bartholomew. 🎅

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  7. berniebell1955 says:

    “To animals they were just the weather, just part of everything.
    But humans arose and gave them names, just as people filled the starry sky with heroes and monsters, because this turned them into stories.
    And humans loved stories, because once you’d turned things into stories, you could change the stories.”
    ― Terry Pratchett, Wintersmith

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  8. Susi Bocks says:

    Because global warming is changing the timeline!

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