Photo and a Poem: March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020Photo by Dick Salmon Listen to the SilenceA poem by Hilde Oleson I have an affinity with trees. They lift their arms to listen. They stand quietly to hear. The wind whispers to them, Brings messages from clouds that do not linger. There is the rustle of...

Photo and a Poem: December 6, 2019

December 6, 2019Photo by Stephen Borkowski Dust of Snow A Poem by Robert Frost (1874-1963) The way a crowShook down on meThe dust of snowFrom a hemlock treeHas given my heartA change of moodAnd saved some partOf a day I had rued. To submit your own photo or poem,...

Photo and a Poem: November 29, 2019

November 29, 2019Photo by Krasmira Banova Giving ThanksA Poem by Hilde Oleson One day of thanks? One day when every day is crowded with gifts? I have a loved one who wishes me surprises Every day. So surely they come. His joyful wishes make me watchful. I wait,...

Photo and a Poem: January 25, 2019

January 25, 2019Photo by Melanie Black For the Late Poet Mary OliverA Poem by Julia L. Perry Poets help us to see the world we walk through.We are so busy with our lives that without their eyes we would not see.They see the beauty, the connection, the subtleties of...

Photo and a Poem: January 18, 2019

January 18, 2019Photo by Stephen Borkowski AgingA Poem by Mark S. Peel Old friends who can no longer stoop,The best you can have in any close group,Can recall the old games,Not necessarily namesAs chins, bellies and memories all droop.They believe he who lies the...