Short Poems For My Father

Talk about your father or a father figure in your life.

Daily Prompt

looking at envelopes
I think, my father
would save these
and collect the

rain in dark night
refreshes each leaf
today I think of you
no longer with grief

Photo by Andrew Patrick on
Photo by Andrew Patrick on

Creative Note: Quiet Christmas Poetry

Christmas Blessings 2022 is a new post at Quiet Christmas Poetry, to let those who may be interested know that our book is still available. I wrote:

Quiet Christmas Poetry, the large print chapbook that Karl and I created from this site, may be ordered from Time of Singing poetry journal. Lora Homan Zill is Editor.

There is a Time of Singing Order Form filed under “subscriptions/back issues/books” at the Time of Singing site.