Sycamore in Autumn (for HM Queen Elizabeth II)

I began writing a poem for a Sycamore that I was admiring the other day. They are such elegant, regal, strong trees with a powerful energy. I love when the bark sheds like thick paper, revealing the smooth white trunk beneath. Their leaves are incredible – large, with many points, like a crown. Then IContinue reading “Sycamore in Autumn (for HM Queen Elizabeth II)”

Poet’s Life (and a haiku)

Happy Saturday, everyone! I thought I would show you where I live – the back yard, anyway 🙂🌿 Scout and Jingle Belle decided to be in the video, too 😊🐈 Some of my poems have been inspired by my time in my little piece of paradise (like the haiku below) ✍🏼 And yes, sometimes IContinue reading “Poet’s Life (and a haiku)”

September blooms (haiku)

I love when the Goldenrod first begins to bloom….leaning us a little closer to autumn….🌼🍁💛

Biscuits & Gravy/The Conjurer

Happy Grandparents Day (September 11)! This poem is in honor of my formidable and magical Grandma Hatfield….❤️