Thursday, March 21, 2019

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

September, 2014 – Ode to Eau Palm Beach

Eau Palm Beach Oh Palm Beach

October, 2011 – The Peace of Wild Things

When despair grows in me and I wake in the middle of the night at the least sound in fear of what my life and my children's lives may be, I go and lie down where the wood drake rests in his beauty on the water, and the great heron feeds.

A Mother’s Day Poem

Roses for Mama By Lynn Casstevens   Lord, are there roses in your garden On the shores of jubilee Would you pick a dozen of your best And deliver them...

February, 2015 – Ode to Being Five

I made a paper Valentine

Blessings for All That is Missing

Blessings for All That is Missing By Sarah B Sullivan November 22, 2018 If you are hungry, I wish for you a table full of sustenance and grace. Let us...

October, 2015 – Beyond Man

Lost in the forest of empty life

October, 2013 – Shoulders

A man crosses the street in rain, stepping gently, looking two times north and south, because his son is asleep on his shoulder.

March, 2011 – Learning to Skate

Learning to Skate   By Krista Martinelli       I thought I already knew everything About how to skate How to glide, turn, loop Into a figure eight.   But with two little ones Everything...

July, 2010 – Barefoot Days

Barefoot Days by Rachel Field In the morning, very early, That’s the time I love to go Barefoot where the fern grows curly And the grass is cool between...

Artist’s Life

Artist's Life By Ella Wheeler Wilcox Of all the waltzes the great Strauss wrote, mad with melody, rhythm--rife From the very first to the final note, Give me his...