Saturday, July 20, 2019

Poem of the Month

Poem of the Month – Archive

January, 2016 – POEM FOR MY NIECE AT FOURTEEN

POEM FOR MY NIECE AT FOURTEEN by David Plumb Call it pudding, snow radio or new. Oboe, earring, boy kite or wind. Once you bounced on my lap. Now a song takes your...

January, 2011 – Grateful

Grateful am I for the sight to see the beauty in the earth below and the sky above; Blessed am I to feel the rustling of wind blowing through my hair; Thankful am...

April, 2009 – Untitled Poem #19

Untitled Poem #19 I am thankful for all that I have and for everything that I lost I am grateful for each precious gift I am thankful for my happiness and...

November, 2013 – Mourning Grace

If today I follow death, go down its trackless wastes,

May, 2012 – The Way I Am

"The Way I Am" Lyrics by Ingrid Michaelson

June, 2014 – My Own Ring

My Own Ring By March Brooker I come with my own ring, passed down through the years by family crones.   Unknown who wore the delicate thread of gold. so thin, so...

January, 2012 – Departure

How I've come to sense this thing called departure. How I still know: a dark unscathed cruel something, holding up a delicate braid, showing it to us again, only to tear it apart.

May, 2014 – In and Out of Time

In and Out of Time By Maya Angelou

November, 2015 – Ode to Autumn

I saw old Autumn in the misty morn Stand shadowless like Silence, listening To silence, for no lonely bird would sing Into his hollow ear from woods forlorn,

October, 2014 – Jackie’s Poem

I was going to stop by the porch