Category: Beauty

Psalm 6

Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for I am weak:
O LORD, heal me; for my bones are vexed.

The LORD hath heard my supplication;
the LORD will receive my prayer.

Psalm 6: 2, 9

Cedar Bird Engraving is courtesy of Reusable Art.

Psalm 5

Give ear to my words, O LORD, consider my meditation.

Psalm 5: 1

“Crane” picture is courtesy of wpclipart.

Psalm 4

Hear me when I call, O God of my righteousness:
thou hast enlarged me when I was in distress;
have mercy upon me, and hear my prayer.

Psalm 4: 1

“Heron” picture is courtesy of wpclipart.

Psalm 3

I cried unto the LORD with my voice, and he heard me out of his holy hill. Selah.

Psalm 3: 4

Image: William Morris Full-Color Patterns and Designs, courtesy of Dover Publications.

Psalm 2

Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.

From Psalm 2: 12.

Image is from Art Nouveau Floral Patterns and Stencil Designs in Full Color. This is a picture I saved from a Dover Design Sampler, Dover Publications.

Psalm 1

And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water,
that bringeth forth his fruit in his season;
his leaf also shall not wither;
and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.

Psalm 1: 3

The Tree Drawing is from Reusable Art.

Short Poems and Photos

new day begins
ribbon bookmarks
from beloved books
rest on the wood shelf

B eautiful way to
O pen hearts and
O pen minds to
K now new stories and
S ongs


a few poems
and pages
to hear an
author’s voice

reading poetry
my coffee gets cold
guess I made it
for the fragrance

“reading poetry”
Time Of Singing, A Journal Of Christian Poetry
Volume 43  “Intermezzo”
Fall 2016

Pelican and Lake Michigan
May 2019 – Photo by Karl

Robin Eggs
June 2015 – Photo by Karl

Lake Michigan – June 2015

Ferns by the cedar fence – June 2017

Ellen Grace Olinger