Mothers Day Poem

  I wrote this poem a few years ago. The poem is in a form called the Shadorma, with the following syllabic structure in each stanza: 3-5-3-3-7-5. ***  

An {Old} Prayer

On this day, the first day of Spring, I remember God’s faithfulness. After a cold winter, signs of spring are bursting forth. Spring reminds me that in a troubled world, God’s word is trustworthy. ¬†Amidst uncertainties in the future, whether it be...

Spring – Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti

Spring – Poem by Christina Georgina Rossetti   Frost-locked all the winter, Seeds, and roots, and stones of fruits, What shall make their sap ascend That they may put forth shoots? Tips of tender green, Leaf, or blade, or sheath; Telling of the hidden life...

Sonnet 98 by Shakespeare

Because it is Spring, and April is National Poetry Month…   Sonnet 98: From you have I been absent in the spring William Shakespeare, 1564 – 1616 From you have I been absent in the spring, When proud-pied April, dressed in all his trim, Hath put a...