Category Archives: Poems

How to write a Thanksgiving blessing – Part II

Now that you’ve had some time to pull your own ideas and thoughts together using the tips from our last blog post, we thought we’d share with you some favorite traditional prayers and inspirational poems that you may like to … Continue reading

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Halloween Poem…

All Hallow’s Eve As Scorpio claws the moonlit sky, the bats and owls in flight soar by.  The fog is thick; the night air, chill, and shadows shift upon the hill. The Jacks smile wide as willows weep, as if … Continue reading

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A MEMORIAL DAY TRIBUTE

This Memorial Day, as we honor our fallen men and women in uniform who have served since America’s birth, let us take a moment to reflect upon the sacrifices they have made in the name of freedom for all. The … Continue reading

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MOTHER’S DAY QUOTES

An Amazing Journey… Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 12, is the most special day of the year to celebrate the unique and wonderful women who make an incredible difference in our lives. And while every mom has her own style, wisdom, … Continue reading

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NATIONAL POETRY MONTH

The Academy of American Poets created National Poetry Month in 1996 to build awareness of the rich heritage of classic and contemporary poets and poems and their impact on our culture. Celebrated by bookstores, libraries, schools, and bloggers, the hope … Continue reading

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A Winter Poem

  The excerpt above was spoken by Alice in Chapter 1 of Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There, written by Lewis Carroll and published in 1871. It was a similar story to his earlier novel Alice’s Adventures in … Continue reading

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Happy July 4th!

July 4th — Then and Now Freedom spread across our new-born nation, Independence sparked and stirred imagination, Declarations read aloud, In cities strong and proud, Marked by cheers and welcomed celebration. Today, parades and picnics mark the occasion, Fireworks fill … Continue reading

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Dad’s Resumé

by George Davis Born a baby like me, but grew into a man. Became a planter – sowing life into the Earth, carefully pruning and nurturing providing the perfect balance of love and care to ensure a fruitful harvest. With … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to Limerick Poet, Edward Lear!

There was an Old Man with a beard, Who said ‘It is just as I feared! – Two Owls and a Hen, Four Larks and a Wren, Have all built their nests in my beard!’ There once was a poet … Continue reading

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"M is for…" Mothers Day Poem

by George Davis M is for…   Mom, you made me magnificent! A mirror-image of your spirit, the same spirit I meticulously monitored as I matured. More than amazed at how you seemed to have everything mastered. Without missing a … Continue reading

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