Pictures – Old and New, and One Haiku

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Vintage Aster from Reusable Art

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Sheboygan County, Wisconsin 2017 – Ellen Grace Olinger

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Impatiens planter 2010 – photo by Karl

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I took this photo of Autumn Joy Sedum near Karl’s kayak a few days ago.  This photo of raindrops and a leaf on his boat is a favorite from last year.

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Autumn Joy 2010 – photo by Karl

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Haiku by Ellen Grace Olinger

Photo Challenge: Waiting

Waiting – we have long winters in Wisconsin, and spring is slow to grow, after it arrives.   This is good time, and it is good to rest and wait.  To be outside more now – late summer here – and leave some tasks for the long winter.

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Winter 2017

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Fall 2016 – the blue tarp on Karl’s trailer inspired photos.

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Tulips from a store are wonderful in winter.

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Snowdrops are the first to bloom in our yard in spring.  Karl took this photo.

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Structure photo challenge

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Christmas cactus – photo by Karl

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Roses – photo by Karl

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The card is by Charles A. Waugaman, photo by Karl, and still life arrangement by Ellen.

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Ellen Grace Olinger

Two Books In Print

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We have two books in print.  They can both be ordered at the Time Of Singing books page.  You will note that the price is 5 dollars per copy, and 3 for 12 dollars.  You can combine this special offer with both books.  All proceeds benefit TOS.

Welcoming Hope: Poems for those in need is a poetry anthology, edited with Lora Homan Zill and Charles A. Waugaman.  Charles created the beautiful cover art, and illustrated the book.  There is a description of the book and a list of the poets at the Time Of Singing books page.

Quiet Christmas Poetry is my large print chapbook, created from my site of the same name.

Thank you!