Photo and a Poem: June 14, 2019

June 14, 2019Photo by Clayton Nottleman AvalonA Poem by Melanie Black Whether it be high or low tideI go to the wetlands oftenand search the western horizonfor that blazing line of light. I am rapt in thought as the windwhips my hair into my face,burning tears flow...

Photo and a Poem: June 7, 2019

June 7, 2019Photo by Amy Raff Come the Dawn: Reflections at Omaha BeachA Poem by Mark S. Peel To the few, memories of the pastoccur at the momentthat may be their last.Come the dawn. Blind denial and tension definethe time remainingto contemplate and resign.Come the...

Photo and a Poem: May 31, 2019

May 31, 2019Photo by Barbara Klipper The Sea and the Skylark A Poem by Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844 – 1889) On ear and ear two noises too old to end     Trench—right, the tide that ramps against the shore;     With a flood or a...

Photo and a Poem: May 24, 2019

May 24, 2019Photo by Amy Raff I Walk This Path Alone Each DayA Poem by Jim Cornell I walk this path alone each dayIts twists and turns the same yet changedTwo forks are set before me on this pathI take the left one every timeNot because of politics nor to make...

Photo and a Poem: May 17, 2019

May 17, 2019Photo by Justin Freed PEACE IS…NOT…A Poem by Jack Wells-Benson Peace is hugs…not guns Peace is the sparkle of candles on your birthday cake… not the spark of explosive weapons Peace is the aroma of a Sunday dinner… not the...

Photo and a Poem: May 3, 2019

May 3, 2019Photo by Melanie Black Peepers Spring Serenade A Poem by Jan Kelly The full fog – the passage of a weekGiving the growth of many more peepersThe fog having the barometric pressure,Silencing the distracting sounds of the dayAnd, as the evening darkens,...