Posts tagged with ‘poetry by others’

  • famous rose quotes

    George Elliot on Roses

    By on June 8, 2014

    I wish the sky would rain down roses...

  • Praire Thunderstorm by Polly Castor

    A Poem About Motherhood by Sharon Olds

    By on May 11, 2014

    I can't remember the instant I gave my life to them...

  • Poet Rilke

    Am I Poet Enough?

    By on May 2, 2014

    Are you poet enough to call forth treasures from your daily life?

  • Pablo Neruda Quote

    You’re the Result of Yourself (by Pablo Neruda)

    By on April 5, 2014

    For you yourself are your destiny.

  • A poem by Thomas Hardy

    A Darkling Thrush (Poem by Thomas Hardy)

    By on April 2, 2014

    At once a voice arose among the bleak twigs overhead...

  • Make the Ordinary Come Alive

    Make the Ordinary Come Alive

    By on March 15, 2014

    Do not ask your children to strive for extraordinary lives. Such striving may seem admirable, but it is a way of foolishness.

  • Poem by Dawns Markova

    A Poem by Dawna Markova

    By on March 8, 2014

    I choose to risk my significance, to live so that which came to me as seed goes to the next as...

  • Poems Hide

    By on February 20, 2014

    I’ll tell you a secret: poems hide. In the bottoms of our shoes, they are sleeping. They are the...

  • Jobina’s Haiku

    By on February 12, 2014

    Here are some haiku by my friend Jobina (Check out her blog here)…   Life is not just mine....

  • Poem by Leslea Newman

    By on November 2, 2013

      Secret Sometimes when the morning sun streams through the kitchen window and I’m washing the dishes or opening...

  • Short Poem by Lao-Tzu

    By on October 5, 2013

    Be content with what you have; rejoice in the way things are. When you realize there is

  • Poem by Maya Stein: First Quiet of the Morning

    By on July 14, 2013

    Don't spend it on the stack of mail, the phone call, the mounting inventory of groceries. Resist the finished...