Posts tagged with ‘poetry by others’

  • Poem by Jena Strong: What if?

    By on July 29, 2012

    What If? What if you knew that everything was going to be okay, that something was in motion beyond...

  • The Safe Place

    Poem by Virginia Thesiger: The Safe Place

    By on June 10, 2012

    The Safe Place: There is no little space where God is not,/ No crevice, cranny, fissure, scissure, slot,/...Through...

  • “Promise Yourself”

    By on May 26, 2012

    I PROMISE MYSELF: To be so strong that nothing can disturb my peace of mind. To talk health, happiness,...

  • Bits from Friends and Blog Readers

    By on May 8, 2012

    The poem below is a redux of my poem of last week. Joe simply nailed the essence I was...

  • groundhog day poem

    Groundhog Day Poem by Blog Reader

    By on February 2, 2012

    So Winter Passes: Deep and deeper still,/ beneath the ragged elms and gnarled oaks,/ tangled roots as fingers lie knotted,/ entwined together...

  • A Love Poem by RUMI

    By on October 26, 2011

    Looking for Your Face From the beginning of my life I have been looking for your face but today...

  • A Blog Reader’s Response to Yesterday’s Poem

    By on October 10, 2011

    I have the best blog readers. Shared below is the response I got from a blog reader (who is...

  • Poem by one of my Blog Readers: This Much I Know

    By on September 9, 2011

    The poem below was written by a blog reader of mine who is a friend from my local clergy...

  • My Daughter’s Poem: Emmanuel

    By on December 24, 2010

    Wishing you a blessed Christmas! I made the Swedish star above and my thirteen year old daughter wrote the...

  • Poetry by Wislawa Szymborska

    By on February 2, 2010

    This poet won the Nobel Prize for literature in 1996, and this is the first book of her poems...

  • Book Review: Journal of a Solitude

    By on May 9, 2009

    I loved this book and give it five stars. I heard a retrospective on NPR of their best interviews...

  • Today’s “Tuesday Teatime”

    By on February 3, 2009

    My twelve year old daughter is doing something called “Brave Writer” as part of her homeschooling curriculum which includes...