Forgot your password?

We just sent you an email, containing instructions for how to reset your password.

Sign in

  • Snow seems to have forgotten
    that it's actually water.

    It defies itself. It stands up.

    It piles and plumps and clings. It leans and hunches. It sits and waits.

    It reaches out beyond itself, it travels up, it stacks, it layers, it hovers. It stays.

    If water only knew.
    • Share

    Connected stories:


Collections let you gather your favorite stories into shareable groups.

To collect stories, please become a Citizen.

    Copy and paste this embed code into your web page:

    px wide
    px tall
    Send this story to a friend:
    Would you like to send another?

      To retell stories, please .

        Sprouting stories lets you respond with a story of your own — like telling stories ’round a campfire.

        To sprout stories, please .

            Better browser, please.

            To view Cowbird, please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Internet Explorer.