I began reviewing our Easter and Spring Poetry site. This year, I decided to reprint poems that readers seem to especially like in large bold print, with different images.
Deep calleth unto deep at the noise of thy waterspouts:
all thy waves and thy billows are gone over me.
Yet the LORD will command his lovingkindness
in the daytime, and in the night his song shall be with me,
and my prayer unto the God of my life.
Psalm 42: 7 – 8
On a drift of air
that circles the globe
from heart to heart,
continent to continent –
words of a carol
Tanka by Carol Purington (1949 – 2020). All Rights Reserved.
From Christmas Tanka by Carol Purington, a post from December 23, 2017. Carol and I corresponded for years, and she enjoyed being a part of our blogs.
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Blue and turquoise tears
sparkle on the Christmas tree . . .
card from cherished friend
by Charles A. Waugaman (1932 – 2010)
WITHIN The Circle of Seasons: Poems by Charles A. Waugaman
2003, Elin Grace Publishing (out of print)
All Rights Reserved.
what will grow
what should rest
Ellen Grace Olinger
Published by WestWard Quarterly
on my desk
my eyes rest upon
a small plant
and the new
From December 2020