********** The woods are lovely, dark and deep.   But I have promises to keep,   And miles to go before I sleep,   And miles to go before I sleep.   (Robert Frost) Frost is one of my favorite poets and many times I try to emulate his style *********** The above picture is the… Read More

Good Night

********************* Words don’t come to me tonight So I will lay the pen aside And sleep til early morning’s light Knowing failed…, but tried. ****************** GOOD NIGHT EVERYBODY ! ******** **** ** * *

The Birds

************************************ The latest styles that birds in northern Indiana are featuring now. Seems like the weather is getting to them too. Saw this little critter outside my window this morning. ************* ***** *

~More Footprints…~

******************************************************************** ******************************************************************* He rolled sleepily out of bed and trudged down the hallway to turn up the heat on the thermostat.  It was cold in the house.  It always was this time of morning, this time of year.  He turned the heat down every night, thinking to save on his utility bill.  Crawling lazily back into… Read More ~More Footprints…~

Memories

******** ******* From the weeping eyes of steel grey skies Came to fall gentle morning rain On the verdant ground where she now lies. In final peace, no pain. …….Sleep well my dear angel…….. **************** (In memory of my grandmother.  After all this time I still miss her…, a lot.  She was a great lady.)… Read More Memories

Wintersun Blues

…………………………………………………………… ***************** Woke this morning to cold and snow Spring’s in two days, don’t you know Stepped out into a blustery wind Will this miserable winter never end The sun is out, but it’s not warm It lacks its usual brilliant charm. It’s just too cold outside to do anything And I’m really feeling the… Read More Wintersun Blues