Category: Photography

Photos and Short Poems

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clouds and yet
enough light
to fill a jam jar
with the last
of the carnations

reading Psalms
in the sunroom
fragrance of daffodils

poems we read
again and again
washing an old plate
the pattern
still new

different shapes
of the rose bush
and lilacs in the yard
they grew towards
the light

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Poems are by Ellen Grace Olinger.

Photos and Clipart

May 2016 – new peonies and daylilies grow near forsythia.

The peony drawing is from wpclipart.

July 2011 – Photo of daylilies by Karl.

Peonies – wpclipart

Good research time for interesting and beautiful images for my new series at Poems From Psalms And Nature – a verse or two and a picture, one post at a time. And I have rediscovered images from our archives. Today’s post there was from Psalm 4.

Ellen Grace Olinger

March poems

late afternoon sun
shines into my little
study longer
another Spring
is given

a new river of
poems begins to flow
as I grow older
still reading by natural light
late afternoon sun

March 18, 2010

new library books
and wandering home
on all the roads
fields, spring air, sky
first red-winged blackbird

March 9, 2012

old weathered trees
in afternoon sun
seem so peaceful
why worry about leaves
not just yet
the sun is longer
and maybe warmer
and the sky is blue

March 10, 2015

Flowers from a store – March 2016

Poems and Photos
Ellen Grace Olinger