one red tulip
blooms in the hosta border
time alone with God
by Ellen Grace Olinger
Published in A Moment’s Longing, Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology 2019, edited by Tanya McDonald.
Daily Haiku: Sept. 22, 2022 at Charlotte Digregorio’s Writer’s Blog.
The Academy of American Poets began National Poetry Month in April 1996. I am grateful for poetry – for as long as I can remember. The Psalms, songs and music, acrostic poems, haiku, tanka, many forms.
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Published in Visiting The Wind: The Haiku Society of America Members’ Anthology 2021. Erin Castaldi, Editor.
My poem was the Daily Haiku: Dec. 9, 2021 at Charlotte Digregorio’s Writer’s Blog.
My Acrostic Poems is another site that may inspire poetry, and creative writing lessons in general.
close to the ground
many ways to grow