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There is Love

Here is my National/Global Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo) series during the COVID19 world health crisis on the theme of: Self-Care, Self-Calm as a part of the Collective Whole. Here is the first poem. There is Love In this time of … Continue reading

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“Love, Sweet Love”

Day 26 NaPoWriMo. It dawned on me this morning, how much love has shown up in this project. The world really does need love, sweet love. A fellow Polkadot, Kathy, told me the story of her niece Missy. Missy is … Continue reading

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Christmas at the Homestead

For years now I have done a Christmas poem and often a New Year’s poem as well. One of these years, I will publish a Christmas/New Years/Solstice poem book. This year’s Christmas poem is set in my favorite place on … Continue reading

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Is There Beauty in all Struggle?

A poem from my recent Oregon trip to teach at the Oregon Poetry Association conference. Best part of the trip was three days with my sister hiking and kayaking in the Cascade Mountains.  Here is a poem that came from … Continue reading

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Peace Giver

Who doesn’t love trees. This poem calls them the most loving creature on earth. Did you ever notice how calm you feel walking among them? How your lungs relax and breathe deeper? How your stress disappears? Enjoy this stamp-poem in … Continue reading

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Build Your Energy

Another “friend of the earth” stamp produced an unexpected poem. Maybe it is because I have been writing stamp-poems early in the morning. The morning is when we are most in love; grateful that another day has dawned; waking up … Continue reading

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Spread Love

This is fun. Day seven of Na/GloPoWriMo (poetry writing month) and going strong. Yesterday’s stamp was a Love stamp from the 70s. Today’s stamp is a new millennium forever Love stamp. (“Forever” stamp has a non specific value so it … Continue reading

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Love Stacked

6th poem of National/Global Poetry Writing Month. I am doing another Stamp Collection of poems inspired by postage stamps again this year with an added twist of alternating between old and new stamps. Today’s stamp is from the ’70s. Free … Continue reading

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Sensitive

Here is National/Global Poetry Writing Month poem day five based on a tropical frog stamp. When I think of frogs, I think of how sensitive they are to environmental changes; how they suffer change. In the U.S., we seem to … Continue reading

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Mobile Home

Last NaPoWriMo, I used postage stamps to inspire the month’s poems. A really cool Stamp Collection book of poems resulted. Let’s do that again. Just got this stamp out of the mail box today so thought it fitting to open … Continue reading

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