Tag Archives: birds

Autumn Song

Autumn comes with magical colors, everywhere we look, leaves of red, orange, yellow and brown – crunching leaves beneath our feet.   Orange pumpkins by the roadside, soon will wear their Halloween smiles, piles of colored leaves, making fun for … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sad Goodbyes

The morning came, with the plop of rain falling down. There was silence from the window, only the raindrops like tears coursing down and I missed the bird choruses so. Now my apple tree stands empty, offering the last apples. … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Winter Garden

  I went through the garden, in the wintertime, flowers deep beneath the snow, were weaving the colors, that would signal – the arrival of spring.   Trees, standing tall in frozen splendor, icy branches shimmering, in the hazy winter … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Drifting Along

I’d like to drift, down a lazy river, hear the water lapping, against my wooden boat.   To drift and look up at a sunny sky and watch the clouds drifting by. To see the birds in flight, floating down … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

I Thought I Knew Why

Poem number twenty-nine NaPoWriMo   I thought I knew why. the sky was blue. clouds took on different shapes and sizes and the leaves and grass were green. I thought I knew why, rivers flowed so fast, lakes gleamed in … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

On a Ferris Wheel

Poem number seventeen NaPoWriMo   This world seems to smother and when it gets real heavy, I wish I could get on a Ferris wheel, take a ride to the very top, where no one can tell me to stop. … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Long Time Coming

Poem number nine NaPoWriMo   It’s been a long time coming, the northern winds have gone, the softer breezes are beginning to blow and life has become so much easier.   The frost flowers are gone from the windows and … Continue reading

Posted in poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments