Category: Oostburg Wisconsin

New Poems and Photos

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These are poems and photos from my first blog, Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin.

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early morning
sunflowers wait
for the sun

early morning
fragrance of carnations
in the sunroom

the word
I seem to say
most often
these days —
grateful

August 4, 2018
Ellen Grace Olinger

The photos are by Karl.

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These are two recent photos from the yard by Karl:

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Four Photos

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Memorial Park
“Dedicated to World War Veterans
1930”

Cedar Grove, Wisconsin
June 29, 2018
Photo by Karl

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Lake Michigan
Water and Rocks
Photo by Karl
July 3, 2018

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Lake Michigan
July 4, 2017
Ellen Grace Olinger

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Rose by Cedar Fence
Garden Journal
July 10, 2016
Ellen Grace Olinger

haiku and photos

birds perch
in sheltering branches —
a grain of mustard seed

(Matthew 13: 31-32)

Ellen Grace Olinger
Time Of Singing
December 1995

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Karl took these pictures at a park in Oostburg, Wisconsin yesterday:

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The previous photo is of plants and flowers beneath a plaque that lists the names of World War II Veterans from Oostburg, Wisconsin.  This is a different view:

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