A Seed of Curiosity By Elece Hollis There on the concrete park bench A seed—round and dark like a black pearl In a brown sea shell pod. Pungent as a bead of spice—clove? Where did you come from, Little Seed, In your brown paper wrapper? I hear a soft rattling, shimmery sound like Dry pasta in […]
Not without design does God write the music of our lives. Be it ours to learn the tune, and not be dismayed at the rests. ~ John Ruskin On a bright hot Texas morning You can hear the bees a-buzzing Cicadas blend their voices With the rustling of the leaves The pine tree’s nighttime whisper has […]
A pie slice of blue sky Shows through the Hollow trunk of a tree Sunlight brightening the Places where Woodpeckers chiseled holes, Bees welded combs to fill with Sweet honey, Squirrels hid nuts And slept through snowy weather Curled in cozy darkness.