Questions tagged [ravi-shankar]

Questions about the works of the American poet, editor and former literature professor Ravi Shankar (born 1975) or his life as a writer. Not to be confused with other people named Ravi Shankar, especially the Indian musician and sitar virtuoso Ravi Shankar (1920–2012).

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Why is snow compared to "ash" in the poem "Snowfall"?

"Snowfall", by Ravi Shankar, has this as its first verse: Particulate as ash, new year's first snow falls upon peaked roofs, car hoods, undulant hills, in imitation of motion that moves the ...
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