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reading the poets

reading the poets
of my parents’
generation
their voices
return

Ellen Grace Olinger

SMILE, 2010

Reprinted: They Gave Us Life: Celebrating Mothers, Fathers & Others in Haiku; Edited by Robert Epstein (2017, Middle Island Press).

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patterns on my floor

patterns on my floor
moving with the breeze
sun from the West
highlights
branches of leaves

Large print version of a poem from my post, Short Sun Poems, at Easter And Spring Poetry.

“patterns on my floor” was published by Time of Singing poetry journal, Spring 2011.