Don’t put them away yet!

folding winter coats away
pulling them out one more time
every year the same

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About Chris

Chris Galvin is a Canadian writer, editor and photographer dividing her time between Canada and Viet Nam. Her essay Flood Season was a finalist for the 2012 Best of the Net prize, and Discovering Hến Rice in Central Việt Nam won third place (shared) and a Readers’ Choice Award in the 2015 I Must Be Off! Travel Essay Contest. Her work has appeared in various anthologies and literary journals, including Descant, Asian Cha, PRISM International, Room, and others. She has written in Vietnamese and English for Vietnam Tourism Review/Kham Pha Du Lich Vietnam Magazine, Travellive, and Du Lich Giai Tri. Chris is currently looking for a home for her recently completed manuscript, Breakfast Under the Bodhi Tree, a book about living, eating, and tour-guiding in Viet Nam.
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7 Responses to Don’t put them away yet!

  1. D. D. Syrdal says:

    Winter does seem to like to come back and slap you in the face, one last time for good measure, before finally leaving town.

  2. marousia says:

    It’s a bit like changing duvet weights – just as you think the weather has stabilised it takes you by surprise 😉

  3. Oh we just had a week of spring and then another blast of 15 cms of snow! I so know what you mean by this 🙂

  4. Cold morning, hat on. Evening rolls on, bright sun shine.

    Same thing tomorrow I’m guessing.

    Oh, and great write.

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