Sunrise Surprise

1-26-14 ~ This morning I caught a beautiful sunrise… Not really a huge surprise But for me – a color treat! Through an upstairs window – I saw a pink glow colors NOT the norm a yellow pink storm!   I thought the hue was one of Gary’s cars instead – a color bizarre! It … More Sunrise Surprise

Little Bit of North Carolina on the Front Door (Wreath Poem)

  We have a little bit of North Carolina – hanging on the door A wreath of Fraser Fir –  bought at  the store. Replaces the metallic wreath, which was shimmering and fun But this year, fresh is back – now glistening in the sun      “From the Mountains of North Carolina,” was posted on the … More Little Bit of North Carolina on the Front Door (Wreath Poem)

Time Flies (poem)

Time flies You close your eyes – and six years have gone by. You open your eyes- to change, growth, and new ways Yet many things are not changed – same stuff- different day. However, as time flies…. our lives are lived.         often measured by what we give. Also  – by what … More Time Flies (poem)

Plums (Williams’ poem)

This Is Just To Say (by William Carlos Williams) I have eaten the plums that were in the icebox and which you were probably saving for breakfast Forgive me they were delicious so sweet and so cold (this is one of my favs!) Teaching tips: ~This poem can be used as an example of how poems can … More Plums (Williams’ poem)

Soda Poetry

Sometimes it blows me away to see how God always gives us the support we need to persevere.  A small, yet potent, example of his provisional care in my life came this past year while teaching bimonthly art classes.  Colleen and her family starting coming mid year – and their presence was like a refreshing glass … More Soda Poetry