one red tulip
blooms in the hosta border
time alone with God
Ellen Grace Olinger (USA)
Daily Haiku: Sept. 22, 2022
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My poem was published in A Moment’s Longing, Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology 2019, edited by Tanya McDonald.
I am grateful, and still remember seeing this poem in the yard.
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
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My poem also has a PAGE: Acrostic For PSALMS.
Unto thee, O LORD, do I lift up my soul.
Remember, O LORD,
thy tender mercies and thy lovingkindnesses;
for they have been ever of old.
Psalm 25: 1, 6
on my desk –
bleeding hearts in bloom
(Time Of Singing)
leaves of bleeding hearts
so do broken hearts mend
so does grief heal
(Bell’s Letters Poet, WestWard Quarterly, and SMILE)
Poems by Ellen Grace Olinger
than the gravestones
The small cemeteries by the country roads are maintained with care.
My poem was published by Time Of Singing Summer 2012.