Category Archives: Wisconsin

Tiny Poem: Trees

Experimenting with tiny poems and prepping some tree poems for the continuation of my “Nature series” chapter books. Tiny poem: Trees Trees are wonder Trees of star light Trees our parents shade, shelter, heat and peace   Advertisements

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Swallows

Swallows Every night at dusk the swallows come. They swoop and stall and dive weaving in a random play, their white bellies and forked tails flashing. If I sit quietly, they curiously buzz me swinging out and swooping back into … Continue reading

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As eyesight fades

As eyesight fades As eyesight fades insight heightens. We can see more clearly the things worth seeing. Does not your wife’s beauty at 60 far outshine her beauty at 20? You see her, not through your eyes, but through love, … Continue reading

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“Get back on the mat”

I have several soul cards that I made years ago by choosing magazine images and words that spoke to me and arranging them on a card using my intuition. These cards continue have meaning for me and help me focus … Continue reading

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It is a good day

It is a good day Poured myself a stemmed glass of lime sparkling water, turned on the ceiling fans, and opened the windows to let the pollen come in And the bird song squawks, twerbles and melodic little tunes and … Continue reading

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Soothing rain

Soothing rain Steady tap Slow waggling trees All is green and slick, drinking. Gardens stirring. Motion of water tricking through eaves troughs. Country streams filling lakes, fattening fish. Surfaces dappled with rain drops. Rain drops on a string, a trajectory … Continue reading

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Graceful

Poem #1 –  Stamp collection – National/Global Poetry Writing Month 2017 Graceful Scalloped wings Delicate Strong Graceful Delicate, fleeting as is life Strong, resolute as is spirit Graceful, beautiful as is soul Delicate to the touch and crush Strong enough … Continue reading

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