Two Poems

yellow chrysanthemum
on an old green chair
in the yard and an orange
pumpkin near the door
fall stillness

Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin yesterday

Psalms to pray
and poems to read
sun on seawalls

October 2021
Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin

Dawn Returns
The Haiku Society of America
2022 Members’ Anthology
John J. Han, Editor
Haiku Society of America, New York

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Ellen Grace Olinger

Two Library Poems

if I could read
every book
in my small library
I would then
begin again

POEMS FROM OOSTBURG, WISCONSIN – new poem

L ove of literature
I nspires countless
B eautiful hours of
R eading many
A uthors, and sometimes
R ereading beloved books
Y early

LIBRARY

WestWard Quarterly, The Magazine of Family Reading
Fall 2018

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beautiful used books

beautiful used books
from different places
room needed at a library
for current books and
spaces redesigned
or someone moved and
passed along a few books
for others to discover
not really “discarded”
another way to bless
and share

and books
continue their journey
today