Tag Archives: nature

Rain With A Kick

Written for:  Wednesday Muse – Summer Rain Not always soft showers that tickle the ground, a summer rain can follow thunder’s blast, raging at the windows, playing havoc with the trees. As quickly, nature reverts to stillness, as if contemplating … Continue reading

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Path Through Uncertainty

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Poems to Weather Uncertain Times (posted by Sanaa) “In our lives we encounter uncertainty a number of times. We live through each day with hope either blooming or dissipating in our hearts. When life seems … Continue reading

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Child’s POV of Nature

Written for:  dVerse Poets Pub – Haibun Monday, “Lost and Found:  Nature’s Magic” (Posted by Merrill) “I found some inspiration again in “Brainpickings.” The post is about a book called Lost Words by Robert McFarlane and Jackie Morris. I haven’t … Continue reading

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Surroundings

Written for:  Imaginary  Gardens With Real Toads – April Poems – Day 19 Micro Poetry~”I am my own muse”  (posted by Kerry) (55 words) “Do you have a recurring theme which continues to inspire you to write poetry? “I am … Continue reading

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Losing Nature

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~The World Is A Beautiful Place (posted by Sumana) “The mind is its own place and in itself, can make a Heaven of Hell, a Hell of Heaven.”— Milton “The world is a beautiful place … Continue reading

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Art Brushes Beauty

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads April Day 28 Fashion Me Your Words To FOLD    (posted by Gillena) around “Destructive Weapons.”  We are not using them here, only wrapping our thoughts around them and FOLDING them into poems. … Continue reading

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Rising

Written for:  Poetics Aside #420 – Write an elevated poem. rises into sky standing in awe at the foot of Mt. Hood, Oregon  

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The Rape of Nature

Written for The Sunday Whirl, Wordle #314 Words:  dump, epic, sense, gusts, protect, frame, list, late, straight, hammer, rivers, hesitate He turned the world into a dump of epic proportions. Gusts of dust blew listless pieces of garbage straight into … Continue reading

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Forest Renewal

Written for:  Poets United Midweek Motif~Nature:  Her Words Captivate the form Nature reveals to you: animate, inanimate. “Just living is not enough….one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” — Hans Christian Andersen Traveling in Oregon, a sadness overcame … Continue reading

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Nature’s Constant

Written for:  Imaginary Gardens With Real Toads:  Weekend Challenge – The News (posted by Brendan) The amount of news we are now confronted with is immense. In 2011, information scientists deduced that Americans took in five times as much information … Continue reading

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