Tag: Roses

ROSES Collage

From The Psalms 2020 Series

Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com

short poem – April 13, 2020

turning the vase
of flowers
there are
more roses

Published in Bell’s Letters Poet.

I Remember – April 14, 2020

A journal poem – “a flower from the yard.”

Images are courtesy of wpclipart.

Photo by Karl
Photo by Karl

Psalm 122, photos and poems – June 23, 2020

Peace be within thy walls,
and prosperity within thy palaces.

For my brethren and companions’ sakes,
I will now say, Peace be within thee.

Because of the house of the LORD our God,
I will seek thy good.

Psalm 122: 7 – 9

roses in the sun – June 24, 2020

roses in the sun
some ending
some beginning
and some in full bloom
good to grow older

Poems From Oostburg, Wisconsin – August 2012

All the Way Home: Aging in Haiku, 2019
Edited by Robert Epstein
Middle Island Press
West Union, WV

Orange and Pink Roses by Ida Waugh, courtesy of Reusable Art.

Psalm 148 – July 22, 2020

Praise ye the LORD.
Praise ye the LORD from the heavens: praise him in the heights.

Psalm 148: 1

Copyright Free Rose Image is courtesy of Reusable Art.

Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger.

2020 Blog Collage Posts

The Psalms 2020 Series: Blog Collage One

The Psalms 2020 Series: Blog Collage Two

Blog Collage Three: Garden Photos

Blog Collage Four: Iris Inspiration

Blog Collage Five: Art and History

Blog Collage Six: Birds

Blog Collage Seven: Designs and Found Art

Thank you and take good care.

Photo by Karl
December 25, 2018

short poem

turning the vase
of flowers
there are
more roses

Published in Bell’s Letters Poet.

Ellen Grace Olinger

Photo by Ylanite Koppens on Pexels.com

Acrostic for Library

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

Ellen Grace Olinger

WestWard Quarterly, The Magazine of Family Reading
Fall 2018

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Karl took these photos at our Oostburg Public Library on July 1, 2018.

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Four Photos


Memorial Park
“Dedicated to World War Veterans

Cedar Grove, Wisconsin
June 29, 2018
Photo by Karl


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


Lake Michigan
July 4, 2017
Ellen Grace Olinger


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