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a: snowflake ~
b: winter's butterfly

What:

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Writer: Not Stated
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Date: Sep 14 2014 6:32 PM



a: Snowflake ~
b: a Tibetan sand mandala

What: Each snowflake is like a Tibetan sand mandala, an intricate work of love and art, only to be dismantled upon completion." Or this,about the end of winter: "By winter's end the marsh may look tattered and damaged, a reflection of our own cathartic feelings: we are beaten down by winter, but will be stronger for it in the end, and like the marsh we will recover come spring."

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Writer: Catherine Schmitt
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Date: Sep 14 2014 6:36 PM



a: snowflake ~
b: a hieroglyph

What:

"A snowflake is like a hieroglyph from the sky-the form and design of an individual crystal tell a story of its travels through the clouds."


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Writer: Ken Libbrecht
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Date: Sep 14 2014 6:42 PM



a: snowflake ~
b: a sculpture made out of paper

What:

"Each snowflake is like a sculpture made out of paper. Each has a unique identity reflecting a crucial passage in the chosen source material with an equal amount of complexity carved out of minimal space."


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Writer: John Carlos Cantu
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Date: Sep 14 2014 6:45 PM



a: Snowflake ~
b: natural yin and yang symbol

What: "The design of a snowflake is like a natural yin and yang symbol."

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Writer: James Ure
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Where: Reference Link Has Evaporated
Date: Sep 14 2014 6:49 PM



a: Snowflake ~
b: my child

What:

"The snowflake is like my child
As well it is like my grief
Both singular and personal
Universal and yet unique"

The rest of the poem is in the link...


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Writer: Corinne O'Flynn
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Date: Sep 14 2014 6:51 PM


Snowflakes

a: A snowflake ~
b: a person

What: ....A metaphorical musing about snow flakes.....

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Writer: Adam Gopnik
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Date: Dec 28 2010 8:37 AM



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