Category Archives: poetry

AtoZ: O ~ in the nose of the beholder

onerous odor objectively off-putting opine upwind, please O is for odor. #AtoZChallenge: 26 posts in April, topics to proceed alphabetically. Creating a theme for one’s blog challenge is optional. My theme for 2021: a three line alliteration each day (5-7-5, haiku-ish) with the first … Continue reading

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AtoZ: N ~ sleeping on the job

night watchman drowsing nearing netherworldly realms nodding, nodding, gone. N is for nightmare. #AtoZChallenge: 26 posts in April, topics to proceed alphabetically. Creating a theme for one’s blog challenge is optional. My theme for 2021: a three line alliteration each day (5-7-5, haiku-ish) with … Continue reading

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AtoZ Challenge: M is for Moon

milky midday moon morphs into midnight magic melts to morning dew M is for moon. #AtoZChallenge: 26 posts in April, topics to proceed alphabetically. Creating a theme for one’s blog challenge is optional. My theme for 2021: a three line alliteration each day … Continue reading

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Force of Nature

The self-proclaimed matriarch deigned to hold sway though the mothers before her had not yet passed away. A whitewater rapid propelled toward the sea, A true force of nature, one might (quietly) say. The matriarch’s offspring like eddies were spun. … Continue reading

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UFO: Unorganized Fleeting preOccupation

where have they gone? why were they here? when did they leave, or do they linger near? what were they seeking, or did they come to show? who did they encounter before they had to go? I search heavenward, perhaps … Continue reading

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rainflops

gurgling downspout serenades my sleepless night I long for crickets

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late harvest

Sunday school teacher white-haired and diminutive lessons lost on youth.

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inaugural

First fire, then calm hues. Look to the sunrise this day. Hope dawns for us all.

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downpour

thunderbolt black sky lightning flash flood waters rise tears fall from on high

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Imposter?

Okay, I’m giving this another shot… I have a hate — hate relationship with the new WordPress Editor. Seems everything looks fine when I post something, but when it goes out to email subscribers, it ends up a mess. This … Continue reading

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