Tag: Literacy

Poems

fragrance of leaves
in the gardens
what good friends
we became
as we grew older

Time Of Singing, A Journal Of Christian Poetry. Fall 2019. Lora Homan Zill is the Editor.

They Gave Us Life: Celebrating Mothers, Fathers & Others in Haiku. Edited by Robert Epstein. Middle Island Press, 2017.

cooler weather and strong winds
all the leaves falling and we see the shapes of trees
light streams into the house as the sun moves south
red geraniums still bloom
October turns to face November

Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin
October 2011

reading
in a sunny corner
of the house
I could be
any age

WestWard Quarterly, The Magazine of Family Reading. Winter 2016. Shirley Anne Leonard is the Editor.

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Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger.

Cotoneaster Colors and October Acrostic

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October 2017
Ellen Grace Olinger

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October 2010
Photo by Karl

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October 2018
Photo by Karl

ACROSTIC FOR OCTOBER

O verture to a
C ooler season
T o embrace with
O pen hearts and
B rave souls . . .
E njoying the Fall and
R eading books!

Ellen Grace Olinger

Friends

So many ways to enjoy poetry: reading, writing, and reviewing what we have written so far.  These are poems from the archives on this site.

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sunrise
river of light
along the evergreens
the friends who stayed

August 29, 2010

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time with old friends
poems in a journal
from years ago

November 18, 2010

Also published by Cara Holman on April 19, 2012, at her site Prose Posies.

Haiku Poetry Day Celebration Post

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rearranging
art on the walls,
cards, and small gifts
from friends
I see them anew

January 19, 2016

Ellen Grace Olinger

two poems and photos

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I am grateful for many ways to read and create.

stack of art books
not needing to read today
just need them there

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books on the shelf
supported by each other
kindness of friends

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Photos of Lake Michigan: November 1, 2017

Ellen Grace Olinger