Category Archives: Poetry

Summer Rain Haiku

Walking in the light warm rain today inspired this little Summer Rain haiku. The last line came to me thinking about another time I was walking on a day like this. walking in warm rain summer smells steeped in moisture … Continue reading

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Cape Cod Summer Haikus

Wow, it’s been over a year since I’ve written on this blog! I’ve been focusing my blogging energies over at Cooking Chat, growing the readership and generally improving the quality of the blog. Oh yes, and I published my first … Continue reading

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Taste of Snow [#haiku]

slate gray clouds gather taste of snow hangs in the air first flurry dances

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Seize the Day: Poem for Kids of All Ages

Carpe diem they say. It means seize the day. In the day before you, be sure to learn something new. Read a new book, play a new game. Find a new challenge to tame. When you lay down for the … Continue reading

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Mist Rises [Haiku with photos]

shrouded in dense fog I forge ahead as sun breaks slowly mist rises

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Silky Morning Air

silky morning air hints of blazing heat to come summer rolling in   I wrote this one awhile back but was reminded of it walking early this morning, on this first full day of summer with temperatures expected to be … Continue reading

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Waking with Birds

  waking with the birds witness to morning’s first light weary ducks still sleep

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Elusive Sleep

something like sleep gently flits across my eyes a butterfly dancing in the meadow gently I reach for it sure it is in my grasp only to realize it has slipped away   Photo credit © Jilllang | Stock Free … Continue reading

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Cloudless Snowfall

Great big flakes like white ashes at nightfall descending abruptly everywhere and vanishing… I can hardly bear the beauty of this world -Excerpts from “Cloudless Snowfall”, By Franz Wright

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Winter Wind

under warm covers content dreaming of summer while angry wind howls

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