Did You Think I Was Waiting For You

Did You Think I Was Waiting For You   I wasn’t waiting for you, by the window upstairs. No. My gaze was set on spring, on the sun, on the green That I know is coming – on the warmth that cares For the blossoms and bees and butterflies.   I wasn’t waiting for...

What Chas Sees

by Susan McElroy I wonder what he’s seen that I will never gaze upon Across the rolling fields to mountain tops beyond In his mind’s eye, the colours bright and swirling The shapes, the shades, the black, the white Is it ever just that simple when he...

A Thousand Souls

A Thousand Souls   A thousand souls went rushing by in a swirling wind today. They came from the west then stopped to rest in the cedars, along the bay. I was sitting in the shade where the heat of the day was lightened by the lacy green boughs, When this cool...

Four

FOUR One, two, three, four Four directions to choose Four roads to travel Four strong winds refuse One, two, three, four Four Bobbsey twins read Four leaf clovers found Four years old ahead One, two, three, four Four young Englishmen arrive Four quarter notes adore...