Tag Archives: nature poetry

A Clutch in the Woods

Spending more time in the woods during the COVID-19 social shutdown has so many benefits to mind, body, and spirit. You realize that you are part of nature, not apart from it. You see the cycle of the seasons, of … Continue reading

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Dandelion Puffball

Some people call dandelions weeds. And, maybe they are weeds, but they are beautiful weeds. Not only is the dandelion bees’ first food of spring, they magically transform into artful puffballs. They go gray so to speak. This poem appreciates … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day is Farming Day

There are still a lot of small to medium farms in Wisconsin, USA. Yesterday the farmers were out in their tractors. Something about Mother’s Day weekend is the time when farmers get the itch to plant and tend. Enjoy the … Continue reading

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You Never Know Who’s Eating Your Clover

A fun one. Last weekend I watched a porcupine climb down from a tree and scamper over to eat the clover in a food plot planted for the deer. There are some deeper meanings in this metaphor I am sure, … Continue reading

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Experience Wind

You guessed it, windy day today in the woods. A good tree listening day but that is another poem. While biking against wind isn’t fun, going out in it, sensing it, is fun. The trees pictured here were clicking together, … Continue reading

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Windy Day

Ah lovely day in the woods in the beautiful wind. The sounds, the smells, the a live trees dancing around. Had to mark the day and the experience with a poem. Cracked open my oil pastels and made a picture … Continue reading

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Feed the Birds

Poetry writing month, Self-Care, Self-Calm theme as part of the collective whole during Coronavirus. One of the best parts of working from home is the birds. I have cracked corn and suet out for them. There are two pairs of … Continue reading

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