Poetry · Writing

Poem inspirations

Sesame Street has my toddler totally entranced. They clearly know what they're doing. ;-p I'm taking advantage of getting to sit quietly with my kiddo to read some poems and essays on poetry. I'm really entranced by this lovely piece by Alberto Ríos: Poems are not stories, after all. Poems are the fire that stories… Continue reading Poem inspirations


Spring Garden Update

In the "better late than never" category, this morning I finally got over to my pea patch garden for the first time this year. Usually I start gardening in early March, there's just been a lot going on and a lot of super cold/rainy weekends. There are a ton of weeds but, thankfully, most are… Continue reading Spring Garden Update