May Day

A delicate fabric of bird song Floats in the air, The smell of wet wild earth Is everywhere. Red small leaves of the maple Are clenched like a ... Read more

Spring Rain

I thought I had forgotten, But it all came back again To-night with the first spring thunder In a rush of rain. I remembered a darkened ... Read more

Comes the Spring

I wait for spring . . . to fold away the threads of winter in lavender scent windows drawn wide as early dawn spills in through gossamer ... Read more

Diamond Drops

Arise, dear Earth, from winter’s sleep and feel the gentle rain, the world awash with liquid hope, as springtime comes again. Raindrops fall in ... Read more

Singing in the Rain

It's raining . . . a cold, steady rain that wouldn't be half-bad if the wind wasn't gusting too. I'm choosing to stay positive. Once indoors ... Read more

The Year in Art – 2012

"The snow had begun in the gloaming, and busily all the night had been heaping field and highway with a silence deep and white.

" —James ... Read more

Something Blue

O, the joy of spring! Look what I found tucked away in the big blue spruce in our front yard. “To find the universal elements enough; to find ... Read more