Tagged: Poetry

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Poetry for the end of this year

I belong to a wonderful book group that has been meeting for more than 20 years.  One of the things I’ve come to love most about this group is that instead of discussing a...

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The Lock

          The Lock Every evening I brush one damp curl from my baby’s forehead And in its place leave a long, mama kiss My sweet strawberry of a boy is...

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Guest Post: To Hearken

By Tessa “Now don’t talk too much,” he preaches from that unreachable pulpit, dark suit and tie. After all, why would I need to say anything? My needs are only so-called– not valid, not...

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Poetry Sundays: Chrysalis

Maybe I have been searching for a poem to share for this Resurrection Sunday, and maybe I have been struggling. I have found parts of poems that are perfect, like Edna St. Vincent Millay’s...

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Poetry Sundays: Spirit Flowers

Spirit Flowers By Della Burt Spirit flowers are our lives, We move in the promise of the future. We watch the ones born unto us walk, talk, dance, sing grow into the futures we’ve...