I Tapped Closed ‘Flowers of a Dream,’ My Heart Within It

This is so beautiful, thank you. It makes me think I might paint some of your skies onto my canvas and with gratitude towards you! I would share this happiness.Last night, I finished collecting all of the poems of Flowers of a Dream by May Ziadeh in English and then I read through them all,…… Continue reading I Tapped Closed ‘Flowers of a Dream,’ My Heart Within It

This Saturday Morning—Welcome, Why Not Step Inside

Last night as I had just sat down to read awhile before bed, in the corner of my eye, I saw the color and sheen of the sky and stood. Such lovely gold in the center surrounded by rose and blue. I think I know who painted that. I thought, the rose is my favorite…… Continue reading This Saturday Morning—Welcome, Why Not Step Inside

The Waves Rolled In…

This picture shows the copy I got from the library but it is on my wishlist as a book to keep.“The waves rolled in…and now come rushing in…with water luminescent as sea glass, stirring the far off, softest sand and what lies in between…” This is not a quote from the book, but the start of something…… Continue reading The Waves Rolled In…

A Village Life, A Book That Gently Nudged Me On

  A picture to represent the feeling of this book.A few thoughts on form, nothing to spoil the excitement of reading.A Village Life, poems by Louise Glück, brings the reader into an unnamed Mediterranean town, and each poem in the book contains a distinct voice that remains consistent throughout it, a coolness, and yet in certain poems this cool…… Continue reading A Village Life, A Book That Gently Nudged Me On

February Poets From Different Times

I noticed my hair looked a kind of way after I put it up so I thought hm, an old fashioned look, I think some past poets wore their hair like this. And then I thought, “Maybe Edna, let me check.”She has some certain way of putting her hair up, but similar idea.Edna St. Vincent…… Continue reading February Poets From Different Times

Sun and Moon

 I was catching the sun this morning, or at least trying toChinese New Year is this Friday, also known as Lunar New YearIt was still sunny late afternoon, rare sort of thingWasn’t sure what to thinkIt is a Capricorn moon It has shut me up in a good way 🙂 I am listening