Prismed

Sunlight prismed through beveled glasscast color-auras on the walls Bathed in joy of sun’s bent colorshe approached to offer affection with rainbows on his forehead Photo from my personal collection, altered through Corel’s Paint Shop Pro

Summer Solstice

Summer says… “I give you barefoot walks on dewy morning grass. I give you pink hibiscus blooming large as dinner plates. I give you ripe cherries that stain your fingers crimson. I give you dancing shadows as wind blows full-leaved trees. I give you lingering daylight to warm your upturned face.”     Happy Summer … More Summer Solstice

Stardust

I walk along Mill Creek listening to its gurgling song Dry leaves left from late autumn migrate across the fields A French horn bark of an old yellow dog carries through the crisp air Above, a squirrel’s nests sways visible while limbs are still bare I am but a molecule swirling through the spiral of … More Stardust

Summer Says…

“I give you barefoot walks on dewy morning grass. I give you pink hibiscus blooming large as dinner plates. I give you ripe cherries that stain your fingers crimson. I give you dancing shadows as wind blows full-leaved trees. I give you lingering daylight to warm your upturned face.”   Photo is an original by … More Summer Says…

Ready for Some Sun

I was ready for a miracle and then here comes the rain I was ready for a miracle but the rains kept coming down I was ready for a miracle when the rains turned into floods Think we’re gonna need a miracle or else we’re gonna drown This short poem was inspired by the gospel … More Ready for Some Sun

Invocation

Today may I find a spark to see this day as unique, its yellow leaves that dance from high branches and blanket green grass in sunlight. Awaken me from the sleep of routine leaf by leaf nuance by nuance toward a fire of compassion.   Image from Pixabay