Happy Valentine’s Day!

The Romance of a Flower

Happy Valentine's Day!  I'm very thankful for all of you who read this blog, especially you, Tetiana Aleksina and ashleydhansen 🙂 As a token of my love for all of you, here's a love-related poem I wrote a while back.  I hope it gives you a chuckle! The oddest gift of love today Must be that of a bouquet. … Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day!

The Romance of a Flower (Or, Why Chocolate, Poems, Songs, and Jewels are Better Gifts)

I don't necessarily agree with everything in this poem, but it was really fun to write 🙂  I hope you enjoy reading it! The Romance of a Flower (Or, Why Chocolate, Poems, Songs, and Jewels are Better Gifts) The oddest gift of love today Must be that of a bouquet. What romance can there be … Continue reading The Romance of a Flower (Or, Why Chocolate, Poems, Songs, and Jewels are Better Gifts)

Mockingbirds

Sometimes, you don't realize something is missing until it comes back.  The neighborhood mockingbird who does a stellar impersonation of car alarms all. night. long.  is just such a thing.  He went away for winter, and apparently returned two days ago.  So I wrote a poem in his (annoying) honor. In days of old, they … Continue reading Mockingbirds