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We Are Seven


This has been one of my favorite poems since I was quite young. WE ARE SEVEN   by William Wordsworth 1798--A SIMPLE Child, That lightly draws its breath And feels its life in every limb, What should it know of death? I met a little cottage Girl: She was eight years old, she said; Her hair… Continue reading We Are Seven

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Ode to Winter Time


My Perfect Winter Day Ski slopes braved with red faces and frozen toes. Colorful pajamas worn moments after being unwrapped. Blankets strewn around the fireplace. “A Christmas Story” reliably on. Lazy long supper to warm the bones and replenish strength For the next day’s adventures. Snowboards, Skis, Skates and Snowmobiles just waiting To glide through… Continue reading Ode to Winter Time